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What Is It Like To Work At CERN? | The Royal Institution

Sep 26, 2019  · I have been volunteering at the Ri since October 2017, which has included me leading activities during Family Fun Days and presenting science demonstrations to people queuing before Christmas Lectures. I absolutely love volunteering and working with such a fantastic and welcoming team. But, for my main job, I work in the field of particle physics.

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Grants for schools | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) The 2021 Science in Schools grant scheme is now closed. Ri Science in Schools grants are awarded annually and offer free visits from our professional presenters worth £800. Our Science in Schools days are designed to support children’s science education, meet CPD requirements for teachers, engage families, and raise funds for your school.

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Become a Masterclass helper | The Royal Institution ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Helpers need a good level of mathematical, computer science or engineering understanding to pick up the topic on the day of the Masterclass and support the students with their activities. Many of our helpers come from the pool of teachers who support Masterclasses by nominating attending students.

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About us | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) The Royal Institution is an independent charity dedicated to connecting people with the world of science.

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Science in schools shows | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Science shapes our everyday lives and the world around us. At the Ri we are encouraging everyone to develop a lifelong journey with science, and we believe that begins best with children and young people. We are the largest national provider of school science shows in the UK and have a 200 year pedigree of public engagement.

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Home | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) RT @Ri_Science: This Sunday, the largest asteroid predicted to pass us by in 2021 will be at its closest point to our planet - a mere 2 mil… 21.03.2021 RT @newscientist : There's a global shortage of computer chips – what's causing it?

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Volunteering with the Ri | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Royal Institution (Ri) is at the forefront of public engagement with science. Our charitable purpose has always been to encourage people to think more deeply about the wonders and applications of science.We are looking for volunteers to help us deliver high-quality programming and maintain our world-class collection.

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Organisation structure | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Discover over 200 years of science history - from interactive timelines to the iconic objects from the Ri Collection. View the history section. Share this. Facebook; Twitter; Email; LinkedIn; Related content. Meet the Ri team Find out more. Governance Reports Find out more. Jobs Find out more. Become a member. Benefit from free and better than ...

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Work with us | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Science in schools shows; Interactive games; CHRISTMAS LECTURES; Visit. News; What's on; Food & drink; The Faraday Museum; Heritage tours; Visiting the archive; Find us; Support. Donate to the Ri; Become an Ri Member; Become an Ri Patron; Corporate support ; Jobs; Keep in touch. Keep up to date with regular emails from the Ri. Subscribe now Go ...

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The Ri unconference | The Royal Institution: Science Lives ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The fourth Ri Unconference will take place on 9 October 2015, aimed at stimulating discussion around science & technology focusing this year on the barriers that might exist to gender equality in science careers. Register your school by emailing [email protected] no later than 2 October 2015. Open to 16-18 year olds attending as part of a school group.

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Masterclass opportunities for teachers | The Royal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Sixth-form students have a fantastic volunteering opportunity to undertake a high-quality science or mathematics project involving structured training from the Ri. With our help, they develop STEM enrichment activities for the Masterclasses and gain vital presentation skills as they run the workshops under the care of their teachers.

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Join and support | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) An understanding and appreciation of science is more important than it ever was... This Institution has a marvellous record of bringing the understanding of science to children and today it can do it with technical devices and ingenuity which gives it a bigger reach than ever before.

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What’s the solution to plastic pollution? | The Royal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Aug 30, 2019  · Innovations in science and technology. So, what are some of the scientific and technological solutions that may help reverse the devasting effects of plastic? We take a look at just a few below… The Ocean Cleanup. A 24-year-old entrepreneur, Boyan Slat, launched The Ocean Cleanup project six years ago.

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Become a Masterclass organiser | The Royal Institution ...

Posted: (52 years ago) No face-to-face Masterclass series are currently running, but we are working with local collaborators to pilot online Masterclasses in some areas. You can get in touch to find out more about opportunities to get involved with Masterclasses. Local volunteers are pivotal to every Masterclass series ...

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Meet Roma the Engineer | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 14, 2014  · More recently I have also been working to promote science and engineering careers with children. There are so many rewarding professions within these areas and I want students to know that. I regularly visit schools and universities, speak to the press and am now a founding board member for the ‘Your life, it counts’ campaign to get more ...

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For Your Inspiration: Making a material difference | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) A perfect event for any teenagers interested in a career in science. For Your Inspiration events are designed to give young people a chance to explore the amazing range of careers to be found in the world of science, and to uncover some interesting areas perhaps not commonly taught at school. These events are designed with secondary students in ...

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Who discovered the greenhouse effect? | The Royal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) May 17, 2019  · However, the actual existence of a greenhouse effect was already known. In 1824, Joseph Fourier had written that ‘the temperature [of the Earth] can be augmented by the interposition of the atmosphere, because heat in the state of light finds less resistance in penetrating the air, than in repassing into the air when converted into non-luminous heat’.

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Fizzy bottle rockets | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Danielle and Michael make self-propelled rockets out of juice bottles in an adventure playground, and learn how a chemical reaction which produces gas can be used to propel a rocket. Danielle and Michael make explosive rockets fly with the children at an adventure playground. By putting fizzy ...

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Education | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Discover the range of educational activities and resources provided by the Ri throughout the year.

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Become an Ri Member | The Royal Institution: Science Lives ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Our members are at the heart of the Ri and their support is vital in helping us achieve our vision for a world where everyone is inspired to think more deeply about science and its place in lives.. By becoming an Ri Member, you will join a community of like-minded people who share a curiosity and passion for science.

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Remembering His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Apr 16, 2021  · It is with profound sadness that we reflect on the passing of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh and the tireless work he undertook raising the profile of science, engineering and technology in the UK and throughout the Commonwealth.

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Frank James | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Frank James studied at Imperial College where he received his PhD for a thesis on the development of spectroscopy in the nineteenth century. After a year at the Institute of Education, he joined the Royal Institution to establish its history of science activities. In 1998 he was appointed Head of ...

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Eggsperiments | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Olympia and her daughters, Viola and Elodie investigate what effects different liquids have on an egg. They discover that some don’t cause large changes while others make the shell dissolve altogether. In this simple, and a bit messy, science experiment they learn that although liquids might look the same, they can be very different inside.

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Dissecting the identity of women in science | The Royal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Oct 08, 2019  · Science communicator and Digital Intern, Emily Medcalf, shares insights from her project on the lives and work of women in STEM, in celebration of Ada Lovelace Day 2019. This layered sculpture is a dissection of the identity of a female scientist. Like a …

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Why the public understanding of risk matters | The Royal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jul 27, 2017  · Why the public understanding of risk matters. The Ri's Gail Cardew on why the work of the Lloyds Register Foundation Institute for the Public Understanding of Risk links with the Ri’s objective to encourage people to think more deeply about the place of science in their lives.

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Animal CSI: Predator | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) 8.30pm - 9.00pm: Careers panel discussion. Henny Martineau, Sonja Jeckel, Alex Civello, Laureen Peters and Alwyn Jones discuss their careers in pathology and veterinary science while taking questions from the audience. The panel will be chaired by Lucy Eckersley. Activities and demonstrations. Conversation room: Take a closer look

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U3A at the Ri | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) She is a proud member of the Science Showoff Talent Factory and regularly performs stand-up comedy about materials and engineering as part of Science Showoff at venues from the local pub to the Edinburgh Fringe. In 2017 she was a FameLab national finalist.

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Two years in Africa | The Royal Institution: Science Lives ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 11, 2015  · I got the job. The wider world of science communication was open and I had the chance to learn from the experts. I learnt about the history of this home of scicomm, about Faraday, Sagan, Attenborough, the famous demonstrations and what goes into making live lectures work on TV. I discovered what makes science communication effective. I had fun!

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Cells and Organs | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) AQA GCSE Science B 4450 Unit 2: My Family and Home section 3.4.1.3 ‘Human Inheritance and genetic disorders’ and the study of animal cells. The generation of specialised cells from stem cells is presented towards the end of the clip and provides an example of the use of stem cells for:

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Corporate partnership | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Ri Channel, our digital video science communication programme, accessed online via YouTube – which showcases the best science videos to millions of people around the world Contact To discuss partnership opportunities in more detail, please contact Kristie Steffensmeier on +44 (0)20 7491 6525 or [email protected] .

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Engineering Masterclass Network | The Royal Institution ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The students will have an opportunity to discuss the wider societal, environmental and ethical implications involved with each subject. The range of topics will give the students a wide introduction to engineering and will help highlight the importance of their school STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects.

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How to make a bath bomb | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Create your own bath bombs at home with this step by step guide from the Ri and L’Oréal UK & Ireland, the headline partners of Science Zones at Butlin's. Bath bombs fizz and break up when dropped into water, releasing all the smells and colour.The fizzing is caused by the ingredients in the bath ...

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Giant bubbles | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Make a home-made bubble mixture and wands.Use them to look more closely at the characteristics and behaviour of soap bubbles. ExpeRiment with different shapes and sizes of bubbles and see what you can and cannot control about bubbles.. Learn how to make …

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Ri Science podcast | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) For centuries, public lectures at the Royal Institution have enthralled audiences with the latest science discoveries, news and issues. Over time, cutting edge technology has been used to preserve and share the lectures beyond the walls of the Ri, from the Proceedings of the Royal Institution in the early days of printing, to the CHRISTMAS LECTURES being possibly the first ever science ...

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Tips for doing science at home | The Royal Institution ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Five things to keep in mind while doing the activities to get the most out of science experiments at home with your children. Armed with these nuggets of advice, dive in! Try some of the experiments, and let us know how you get on. Benefit from free and better than half-price tickets, special offers ...

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Why researching endometriosis matters | The Royal ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Nov 14, 2019  · Funding agencies, such as the Medical Research Council (MRC), recognise the importance of science communication and encourage the researchers they fund to start thinking about good science writing early on in their careers. Each year, the MRC organises the Max Perutz Science Writing Award for doctoral researchers.

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National launch of Ri Computer Science Masterclasses | The ...

Posted: (52 years ago) The Royal Institution (Ri) has launched a five year computer science expansion of its national programme of Ri Masterclasses for young people thanks to a £500,000 endowment and industry support from new partner Causeway Technologies Limited.. By 2019 more than 10,000 of the country’s brightest young people aged nine to 18 and their teachers will benefit from new extra-curricular Ri Computer ...

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Puzzle Day brain teasers | The Royal Institution: Science ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Jan 29, 2019  · Puzzle 1 – Life expectancy. According to the Office for National Statistics, life expectancy used to increase by roughly two months a year, every year.But for various reasons, this growth has now stalled. Based on this report, we posed the following question:

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Personal security in the age of AI | The Royal Institution ...

Posted: (52 years ago) Science Café is a new series of popular science presentations and talks by the best Czech scientists of today presented by the Czech Centre London. It aims to present current and timely topics alongside the proposals for innovative, bold and inspirational solutions to tackle key issues.

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| The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Atoms are too small to be seen with the naked eye, but with experiments and models they can be visualised and explored. Watch Eric M Rogers in our 1979 CHRISTMAS LECTURES.

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About ExpeRimental | The Royal Institution: Science Lives Here

Posted: (52 years ago) Each activity is designed to be easy to do using only common household objects. Simply playing, watching closely, and asking questions is enough to light a spark of science learning at home with young children. All the experiments are about encouraging natural curiosity and investigating the wonders of science while you play.

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