Science Aglow – A British Science Association Event
Friday 15th March 2015 with St Teilo’s, St Francis and Pembroke Dock Community School.
Rock Pooling at Lydstep Haven
Wednesday 18th March 2015 with Springboard from St Mark’s School.
Rock Pooling at St Bride’s Haven
Thursday 19th March 2015 with Mount Airey School.
Solar Eclipse at Pembrokeshire College
Friday 20th March – view from the Darwin Centre office.
Freshwater Sampling at Colby Woodland Gardens
Friday 20th March 2015 with Ysgol y Frenni.
Gene Therapy: Hacking Our Genetic Code – British Science Association Events
Friday 20th March 2015 – Two lectures by Dr Simon Waddington from University College London. One for secondary school pupils at Tasker Milward School and another for the general public at Pembrokeshire College.
Join us and Dr Simon Waddington for a lecture on Gene Therapy – part of British Science Week 2015. Simon is the leader of the Gene Transfer Technology Group at UCL. Their goal is to develop genetic medicine/gene therapy for early on set genetic diseases. Check out this 2 minute video for an overview of their research!
Here’s a nice article in the Milford Mercury about our recent trip to Tidal Energy ltd with pupils from Ysgol Dewi Sant.
Tuesday 11th March 2015: Liddeston Ridge Solar Park & the Port of Milford Haven with Ysgol Dewi Sant.
29 pupils from year 8 in Ysgol Dewi Sant had a tour of the Solar Park at Liddeston Ridge with Tim from the Port of Milford Haven. The Solar Park has 20,000 photovoltaic panels which generate enough electricity to power around 1,000 homes every year!
The afternoon was spent at the Port of Milford Haven with Sara, Sue, Brian and John who spoke about the responsibilities of the Port and the available careers. Brian the Water Ranger took the pupils to see Port Control and its staff that control and guide all of the traffic using the Port of Milford Haven which is the UK’s third largest port.