Friday 18 January 2019

In Pictures: BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2019

Winner of the BT Young Scientist & Technologist Award 2019 Adam Kelly from Skerries Community College, Co Dublin pictured with Shay Walsh, Managing Director BT Ireland and Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh Pic:Mark Condren
Winner of the BT Young Scientist & Technologist Award 2019 Adam Kelly from Skerries Community College, Co Dublin pictured with Shay Walsh, Managing Director BT Ireland and Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh Pic:Mark Condren
Some of the award winners at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2019 at the RDS. Mark Condren
Aoife McMahon (13) and Rachel Ingle (14) from Santa Sabina Dominican College, Dublin, with ‘An investigation into making food waste into bio plastic’. Photo: Damien Eagers
Alice Sexton (15) from Sacred Heart Secondary School, Cork, with her project, ‘Fear-free foraging’. Photo: Damien Eagers
Brian Donnelly (14), Ross O’Donovan (13) and Timmy O’Riordan (14), who studied the impact of parents at sports games. Photo: Frank McGrath
Madeleine Mitchell, Eoin O’Máille and Róisín McGrath with their Food for Fuels project. Photo: Frank McGrath
Discoveries: Ellie Colcannon (14), Kate Owens (13) and Aoibhe Briscoe (14) with their antibiotic resistance project. Photo: Frank McGrath
Students Byron McGuirk & Luke Kelly from Portlaoise College Laois with exhibit Does Heading the ball in football affect your memory & reaction speed during The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS, Dublin Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Stephanie French with exhibit something to chew on during The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS, Dublin Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Andrea Whyte from Athlone community college west Meath with exhibit Knock knock who is there? during The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition at the RDS, Dublin Photo: Gareth Chaney Collins
Darren Connor, Daniel Tumilty and Luke O’Hanlon work on their Young Scientists Project entry
Ready for action: Sophie Kelly (16), Rachelle Biayi (16) and Karl Fitzpatrick (15), pupils from Pobalscoil Neasáin, Baldoyle in Dublin, at the launch of the BT Young Scientist and Technology exhibition 2019, which runs at the RDS from today until Saturday. Photo: Damien Eagers
President Michael D Higgins officially opens the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition (Niall Carson/PA)

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