Monthly Archives: February 2013

Rubbish – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle into toys!

Year 5 students at Irchester have been working on a very exciting project with the Dept. of Waste Management, University of Northampton. Dr. Waleed Montasser and Louise Maxwell, and Bianca, Evie and Livia (Brazilian visiting students) work alongside our Year 5s to design, plan, … Continue reading

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New Committee Member Announcement!

Hi! My name is Jake and I am very excited that I got into the Lab_13 Irchester Management Committee. I was nominated to be a replacement member because of my enthusiasm for Lab_13. I think Lab_13 is very good for … Continue reading

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Irchester Wildlife

Lab_13_ have set up a camera in our wildlife area to catch any other visitors we might have! We did a test overnight to see what we could capture. Other than people and dogs walking past, we saw two pigeons … Continue reading

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Careers in STEM

At Lab_13 Irchester, we wanted to see where  studying science, technology, engineering and maths could take us. So, we have started a very interesting collection of interviews from people who work in STEM or who use STEM skills as part … Continue reading

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Imagine Mars Leader to Visit Orr

On Thursday, February 21, 2103, David Delgado, the leader of Imagine Mars, will visit Orr elementary school students. Imagine Mars is a hands-on project aimed at engaging students in Mars exploration by developing communities for the planet. During his visits, Delgado … Continue reading

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Lectures and Movies at Irchester

Lab_13 Lectures National Science and Engineering Week 2013 is approaching very quickly! At Lab_13 we have planned lots of things to celebrate. We are to be hosting a science lectures event for primary school children called The Lab_13 Lectures. We … Continue reading

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