Thank you from your winner, Chloe

First of all, thank you so much for voting me as your winner! I am absolutely chuffed, and have been smiling since I found out on Friday. I plan on setting up a marine biology website, so keep an eye out for it! I had such a blast over the two weeks of I’m a scientist… get me out of here. The live chats were so exciting and fast paced. It was impossible to predict the questions, and some even left me thinking “Oh yes, how does that work?!”. I had to warm up my brain before each chat so I would be ready for the super speedy typing and brain power required to keep up with your interesting and often mind boggling questions! The questions ranged from “Do animals have their own language” to “How many shark species are there” to “Will we ever become immune to Ebola?”. The … Continue reading

Posted on November 26, 2014 by modangela in News | Leave a comment

And the winner is…

The students have spoken. The votes have been double counted… Big congratulations to the Evolution Zone winner: Chloe Kinsella Hard luck to Kevin Healy but a huge thank you to everyone who took part. You were all brilliant. Students, don’t forget to tell us what you think about science now you’ve taken part. Log in to your profile, and fill in the 4 questions in the pink box on the right hand side, to be in with a chance to win a voucher.

Posted on November 21, 2014 by iasieadmin in News | Leave a comment

The next scientist out is…

We’ve counted, checked and rechecked the votes and now reveal it’s game over for…   Sean Kelly   This leaves just “quirky, easygoing, grumpy” Kevin and “Curious, ambitious and friendly” Chloe to fight it out for the €500 prize tomorrow. Who would you like to see win tomorrow’s final battle? VOTE

Posted on November 20, 2014 by iasieadmin in News | Leave a comment

The second scientist evicted is…

We’ve counted the votes and you’ve now evicted… Anthea Lacchia The scientists left standing after tomorrow’s eviction will battle it out in Friday’s final. Who do YOU want to see in the final? VOTE – vote for your favourite! Students, has taking part changed your view of science and scientists? When you next log in and visit your profile, you’ll see a blue box with 4 questions on the right. Fill in the questionnaire to be in with a chance to win a voucher.

Posted on November 19, 2014 by iasieadmin in News | Leave a comment

The first scientist evicted is…

The first scientist you’ve evicted is… Michel Dugon One scientist will be evicted every day this week, and you get a new vote each day. Make sure to VOTE – vote to keep your favourite in the competition. A student in each zone will win a voucher for asking great questions! And remember, you can comment on questions the scientists answer. Do you think the scientist is right? Do you disagree with them? Tell them!

Posted on November 18, 2014 by iasieadmin in News | Leave a comment