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Blog- Outreach Visit to George Heriots School- 2017

  • Posted on: 14 June 2017
  • By: jmurray2

Sometimes being a scientist can be rather cool. This cool aura often materialises when we go out to talk to children about what it is actually like to do science for a living.

Every now and then schools have, as part of their curriculum, a “Bring your parent to school” event where parents come into the school and discuss with pupils what it is like in their particular profession. One sunny Monday morning in May was our opportunity to convince the pupils at Heriots that life as a scientist was just that: cool!