Monthly Archives: January 2013

Light Graffiti in Dads Club

Dads Club continues to be one of the most fun afterschool clubs in Irchester. This week, George’s stepdad come in to show off the effect of light graffiti. Pupils and dads of our school had some fun with the light … Continue reading

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Alcoholic Beetroot!

On Tuesday, Year 5/6 (Mr Lett’s class) asked Lab_13 about how alcohol effects cells. They couldn’t use humans to experiments so they used beetroot cells instead. The reason why, wasn’t because they hate beetroot, but because beetroot has an obvious reaction … Continue reading

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After surviving a tough application process and excelling inn tricky interviews, the newest members of the Lab_13 committee would like to introduce themselves!   My name is Brooke. A program called Operation Ouch inspired me to apply to be on … Continue reading

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How do others see Lab_13?

Dr. Martin Austwick from University College London wrote a lovely blog about our work here in Lab_13 Irchester. Having seen what we do for himself on a visit before Christmas, he asks if more Lab_13s could bury the stereotypes of scientists … Continue reading

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