Hi everyone! I’ve had such a great couple of weeks taking part in I’m A Scientist, Get Me Out Of Here! When I found out that I had been chosen to take part in the Ytterbium Zone, I was really excited to chat to students about my research, answering questions, and sharing my enthusiasm for science. I had no idea just how fun and fast-paced it would be! Initially, all my hopes were focussed on surviving the first election, but as the event progressed, I found myself not wanting the live chats to end! It was great to see just how inquisitive the students were about science and how keen they were to hear about our research. I was absolutely thrilled to make it to the final and ultimately to gain enough votes to win the zone – thank you so much for voting for me! I was continually impressed … Continue reading
The students have spoken. The votes have been double counted… Big congratulations to the Ytterbium Zone winner: Hayley Clissold Hard luck to Iain 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 and engineering now you’ve taken part. Log in to your profile, and fill in the questions in the box on the right hand side, to be in with a chance to win a voucher.
We’ve counted, checked and rechecked the votes and now reveal it’s game over for… Sascha Stollhans This leaves just “coder, father, Scot” Iain and “fun, friendly, ditzy” Hayley to fight it out for the £500 prize tomorrow. Who would you like to see win tomorrow’s final battle? VOTE
We’ve counted the votes and you’ve now evicted… Rebecca Jones The two 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 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 pink box with new questions on the right. Fill in the questionnaire to be in with a chance to win a voucher.
The first scientist you’ve evicted is… Anna Kutner One scientist will be evicted every day this week, and you get a new vote each day. Make sure to 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!