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International award for Young Scientists’ Light Pollution Project

08 Aug 2019

Hannah Coombes and Conor Casey who picked up two awards at the BT Young Scientist completion in January have now obtained international recognition. Conor and Hannah are from Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine in Kenmare and won with a project to measure light pollution and create an app, mentored by Prof. Brian Espey of the School of Physics. They will both be going to the award ceremony in Arizona in November.

Well done Hannah and Conor!

Science Teacher Sarah Abbott from Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine in Kenmare with her award-winning students Hannah Coombs and Conor Casey who picked up two prizes for their light pollution project: Intermediate Group 3rd Place and the Central Statistics Office (CSO) Open Data Award. Congratulations to Conor and Hannah!

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