From Education and Public Outreach

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here

Engage school students with your research from your desk!

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here http://imascientist.org.uk/scientists is an online STEM engagement competition that gets people in science talking with curious school students. The STFC are funding Particles Zone and Space Zone https://imascientist.org.uk/2019/03/june-2019-zones/, both taking place 10-21 June  – and researchers funded by, or using data from, the STFC get priority in this oversubscribed event.… continue to the full article

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STFC Public Engagement Early-Career Researcher Forum

STFC Public Engagement Early-Career Researcher Forum
https://stfc.ukri.org/public-engagement/training-and-support/peer-forum/
Call for Applications
Closing date: 16:00, Monday 3rd June 2019

The STFC Public Engagement Early-Career Researcher Forum (the ‘PEER Forum’) will support talented scientists and engineers in the early stages of their career to develop their public engagement and outreach goals, to ensure the next generation of STFC scientists and engineers continue to deliver the highest quality of purposeful, audience-driven public engagement.… continue to the full article

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Tim Peake: Space to Earth Challenge

We’ve been working with the UK Space Agency on educational resources connected with Tim Peake’s mission on the ISS, called #Principia. The Space to Earth Challenge (www.spacetoearthchallenge.org.uk) encourages schools to take on a physical challenge, different activities and sports, to cover the 400km from the ISS to Earth, and also has some science challenges.… continue to the full article

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