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Bloodhound Supersonic Car

March the 18th to 24th this year was National Science and Engineering week and what better way to celebrate than to learn about how a team from Swansea University intends to break the World Land-speed record! Their mission is: “to … Continue reading

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CREST Awards 2012

Barry Comprehensive School students took part in the British Science Association’s CREST awards this year. CREST is a project-based awards scheme for the STEM subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

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Wales National Brain Bee

Students performing the ulnar nerve practical during the Wales National Brain Bee. On 2nd April 2012 Cardiff University hosted the second Wales National Brain Bee competition. This event was part of the International Brain Bee, a competition for high school … Continue reading

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Salters’ Festival of Chemistry

The Salters’ Festival of Chemistry was attended this year by four Barry Comprehensive School students from Miss Seville’s Year 7 Science class. Salters’ Festivals provide the opportunity for enthusiastic young students to spend a day in a university department and … Continue reading

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Scientists At Work

Year 7 science students have been enjoying their new home learning tasks. Students in Year 7 and 8 are now taught science through themed topics, such as ‘Barry Boys at War’, ‘Lost in Space’, ‘All at Sea’ and ‘Fast Cars’. … Continue reading

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