All About STEM NEWS

All About STEM is always out and about. Here we bring you stories of what we've done and news items about things we're planning. We're adding new items regularly so come back to see what we're up to.

University of Chester: Maths A-Level Summer School
June 05th 2019

University of Chester: Maths A-Level Summer School

Date: 9th -10th July 2019 Location: University of Chester’s Thornton Science Park (overnight accommodation is based at Parkgate Road Campus) …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Techniquest Glyndŵr – Land on the Moon & walk in Buzz Aldrin’s footsteps!
June 04th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Techniquest Glyndŵr – Land on the Moon & walk in Buzz Aldrin’s footsteps!

We are overjoyed to announce that Techniquest Glyndŵr Interactive Science Discovery Centre will be returning to The Big Bang North …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Coronation Street & Granada Reports, go behind the scenes with ITV!
June 04th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Coronation Street & Granada Reports, go behind the scenes with ITV!

Amazing news! ITV are returning to The Big Bang North West 2019! “Come and experience what it’s like to read …

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Reading is STEMsational!
June 03rd 2019

Reading is STEMsational!

All About STEM and Reading Rocks are piloting a programme to encourage an interest in STEM, via a whole-school STEM-based …

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Creative Hut – STEAM Workshops
May 29th 2019

Creative Hut – STEAM Workshops

Creative Hut is running a series of free-of-charge teacher sessions at the Pyramid Arts Centre in Warrington over the coming …

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First Tech Challenge
May 19th 2019

First Tech Challenge

Schools in Merseyside , Cheshire and Warrington are invited to take part in FIRST® Tech Challenge UK a galactic robotics …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Tech for Good, Inspiration, Freebies & Prizes with InnovateHer!
May 14th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Tech for Good, Inspiration, Freebies & Prizes with InnovateHer!

Awesome news! InnovateHer will be returning to The Big Bang North West 2019. “This year our stand will be ‘womanned’ …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Become a Powerhouse with The Nuclear Institute!
May 14th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Become a Powerhouse with The Nuclear Institute!

We are overjoyed to announce that The Nuclear Institute will be returning to The Big Bang North West 2019. Visit …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Bureau Veritas – Test your Super-Senses!
May 14th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Bureau Veritas – Test your Super-Senses!

We are excited to announce that Bureau Veritas will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2019! Bureau Veritas …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Farm Urban – Aquaponics Challenge & Smoothie Shots!
May 13th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Farm Urban – Aquaponics Challenge & Smoothie Shots!

We are overjoyed to announce that Farm Urban will be returning to The Big Bang North West 2019. Farm Urban …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Challenging Structures with The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
May 10th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Challenging Structures with The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

Excellent! The Institution of Civil Engineers are returning to The Big Bang North West 2019! So much of your daily life …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Top Tech for Tinkerers with Little Sandbox!
May 10th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Top Tech for Tinkerers with Little Sandbox!

We are overjoyed to announce that Little Sandbox will be returning to The Big Bang North West! If you love …

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Big Bang North West 2019: A Pop-Up TV Studio with dock10!
May 10th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: A Pop-Up TV Studio with dock10!

We are thrilled to announce that dock10 will be returning to The Big Bang North West 2019! Discover what it’s …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Sellafield – Remote Robots & Radioactive Missions!
May 10th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Sellafield – Remote Robots & Radioactive Missions!

Fantastic news! Sellafield will be returning to The Big Bang North West 2019! “What does it take to safety operate …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Buckingham Group Virtual Experience!
May 10th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Buckingham Group Virtual Experience!

We are delighted to announce that Buckingham Group will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2019! “Experience the …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Win every time with the Statistics Ambassadors!
May 10th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Win every time with the Statistics Ambassadors!

We are excited to announce that the Statistics Ambassadors will be returning to The Big Bang North West 2019! The …

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CREST Awards: Secondary School Spotlight
May 09th 2019

CREST Awards: Secondary School Spotlight

The CREST Awards scheme is the British Science Association’s flagship programme for young people, providing a flexible STEM project framework …

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Next generation of budding inventors and Scientists unveiled at the BP Ultimate STEM Challenge 2019 final!
May 09th 2019

Next generation of budding inventors and Scientists unveiled at the BP Ultimate STEM Challenge 2019 final!

With over 250 teams entering the 2019 ‘BP Ultimate STEM Challenge’, this year’s judges are delighted to announce that eleven …

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Big Bang North West 2019: IMechE – Man V’s Robot Challenge!
May 08th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: IMechE – Man V’s Robot Challenge!

It’s all about Man V’s Bot. The Institution of Mechanical Engineers will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2019! “Come and try to solve the Rubik Cube faster …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Eureka! A Fire Tornado, A Mealworm Meal & Moon Meteorites!
May 08th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Eureka! A Fire Tornado, A Mealworm Meal & Moon Meteorites!

WOW – Eureka! will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2019. Be prepared to be amazed by explosive …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Take the Go-Kart Challenge with hi-impact!
May 08th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Take the Go-Kart Challenge with hi-impact!

We’re excited to announce that hi-impact are returning to The Big Bang North West 2019! Their stand is always super-fun …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Network Rail – An Ozobot Experience & More!
May 07th 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Network Rail – An Ozobot Experience & More!

With a fantastic range of activities, we’re looking forward to welcoming Network Rail to The Big Bang North West 2019! Their …

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STEM Learning: New funding to address the gender balance in computing
May 02nd 2019

STEM Learning: New funding to address the gender balance in computing

‘The Department for Education has granted the National Centre for Computing Education £2.4 million of funding for the ‘Gender Balance …

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Celebrate National Numeracy Day with CREST!
May 02nd 2019

Celebrate National Numeracy Day with CREST!

Are you celebrating National Numeracy Day on the 15th of May?CREST Awards aren’t just about Science & Engineering, there are …

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Big Bang North West 2019: Particle Pinball & Virtual Reality with Wood!
May 02nd 2019

Big Bang North West 2019: Particle Pinball & Virtual Reality with Wood!

We are excited to announce that Wood will be returning to The Big Bang North West! Ever wondered how STEM …

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