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And the winner is…

The students have spoken. The votes have been double counted… Big congratulations to the Brain Zone winner: Joe Bathelt Hard luck to Iroise Dumontheil but a huge thank you to everyone who took part. You were all brilliant. Students, don’t … Continue reading

Posted on November 18, 2016 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The next scientist out is…

We’ve counted, checked and rechecked the votes and now reveal it’s game over for… Rachel Harris This leaves just “curious, creative, down-to-earth” Joe Bathelt and “curious, active, calm” Iroise Dumontheil to fight it out for the £500 prize tomorrow. Who would you … Continue reading

Posted on November 17, 2016 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The second scientist evicted is…

We’ve counted the votes and you’ve now evicted… Adrian Chu The two scientists left standing after tomorrow’s eviction will battle it out in Friday’s final. Who do YOU want to see in the final? VOTE for your favourite! Students, has … Continue reading

Posted on November 16, 2016 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

Who’s taking part in the Brain Zone?

Let’s meet the scientists and schools taking part… The Scientists Ria Vaportzis | Postdoctoral, Heriot-Watt University I use tests to see if playing with computers can make older people’s brain faster. Rachel Harris | PhD Student, University of Bristol I experiment with human brains to understand … Continue reading

Posted on October 19, 2016 by modmichaela in News | 2 Comments