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The Big Bang North West 2015 – Pre-event Press Release
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015 – Pre-event Press Release

BIG BANG NORTH WEST 2015: ‘6000 children to visit The Big Bang North West – Aintree will erupt with innovation!’ …

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The Vikings are coming!
April 17th 2014

The Vikings are coming!

We promised you bigger and better and The Big Bang Northwest 2014 is going to be huge… so much so, …

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Love Robot Wars? Join our Robot Day open heat!
May 06th 2014

Love Robot Wars? Join our Robot Day open heat!

Calling all secondary schools in the Greater Merseyside region! Did you miss out on entering a year 9/10 team at …

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Don’t miss our final Physics at Work Day – IT’S FREE!
October 14th 2014

Don’t miss our final Physics at Work Day – IT’S FREE!

Our final Physics at Work day is coming up for 2014. Don’t miss out, book now – it’s FREE! Physics at …

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School Resources and Career Paths: ECITB Engineering Construction
February 24th 2015

School Resources and Career Paths: ECITB Engineering Construction

The Engineering Industry Construction Training Board have a STEM-sational site packed with news and career path information along with some amazing …

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LAST CHANCE! Funding for Classroom Medics Human Guinea Pig Show!
April 24th 2015

LAST CHANCE! Funding for Classroom Medics Human Guinea Pig Show!

Friends of MerseySTEM Classroom Medics, have funding to subsidise their awesome Human Guinea Pig Show! Requests for funding must be …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Royal Society of Chemistry Confirmed!
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Royal Society of Chemistry Confirmed!

Fantastic news! The Royal Society of Chemistry will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West 2015! Here’s what they’re bringing… …

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Girl’s Night Out at Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
October 07th 2015

Girl’s Night Out at Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

At Joedrell Bank Discovery Centre, Girls’ Night Out is back and out of this world! Get ready for an evening …

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Professor Brian Cox calls for young scientists and engineers
May 01st 2014

Professor Brian Cox calls for young scientists and engineers

Professor Brian Cox has continually backed the development of young scientists and engineers in the UK but this year he’s …

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Tomorrow’s Engineers Week
September 30th 2014

Tomorrow’s Engineers Week

Tomorrow’s Engineers Week takes place from 3-7 November 2014 and aims to change perceptions of engineering among young people, their …

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Event In Pictures: Robotics Challenge
October 14th 2014

Event In Pictures: Robotics Challenge

We had an amazing day at The City of Liverpool College hosting our latest Robotics Challenge. The teams fought long and …

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WIN DR LEAHY’S ZOOBUS FOR THE DAY!
January 22nd 2015

WIN DR LEAHY’S ZOOBUS FOR THE DAY!

YES, IT’S NEARLY TIME FOR OUR BIG BANG NORTH WEST 2015 COMPETITION! This year you could win the opportunity to …

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UK Space Agency Grants for Educational Activities
May 28th 2015

UK Space Agency Grants for Educational Activities

The UK Space Agency is making in the region of £100k available for education activities related to its space exploration …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Science and Technology Facilities Council Confirmed!
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Science and Technology Facilities Council Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that the Science and Technology Facilities Council will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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Bot Army takes over STEM House!
Teacher Industrial Partners’ Scheme
October 13th 2014

Teacher Industrial Partners’ Scheme

Applications for The Teacher Industrial Partners’ Scheme (TIPS) are now open to teachers of Science, Maths, Design and Technology, Engineering and Computing. …

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PROMYS Europe: Summer Maths Immersion at Oxford University
February 22nd 2015

PROMYS Europe: Summer Maths Immersion at Oxford University

PROMYS Europe is an intensive six-week summer immersion in mathematics at Oxford University for pre-university students in Europe. It is closely …

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STEM-sational People: ESA ISS Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti
May 07th 2015

STEM-sational People: ESA ISS Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti

The International Space Station is the biggest object ever flown in space. It travels around the Earth at an average …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Institution of Mechanical Engineers Confirmed!
July 06th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Institution of Mechanical Engineers Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that the Institution of Mechanical Engineers will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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Royal Society of Chemistry: Look what chemistry has done for me
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Fab Lab join forces with MerseySTEM
April 28th 2014

Fab Lab join forces with MerseySTEM

We are overjoyed to have Fab Lab Ellesmere Port on board with us here at MerseySTEM. The team are amazing and …

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Robot Day: Last minute place available!
September 29th 2014

Robot Day: Last minute place available!

We have one last minute place available for our Robot Day on the 8th October 2014 hosted at The City …

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Upcoming Events: For Students
October 07th 2014

Upcoming Events: For Students

Check out our upcoming events for students including Chemistry, Robotics, Science and Engineering… and don’t forget we have events for …

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