Some ideas on where a science career can take you

Science all around us.

BioConnect Ireland
BioConnect Ireland is an informal, open and independent networking organisation for individuals in the biotechnology, life science and medical device sectors in Ireland, North and South. It promotes interaction and exchange between all of those working in this broad field.

Centre for Environmental Data and Recording
CEDaR is the Local Environmental Records Centre for Northern Ireland and its coastal waters, working in partnership with Northern Ireland Environment Agency, National Museums NI and the recording community.

Chemistry and you
Fascinating site full of facts about chemistry.

COFORD - the National Council for Forest Research and Development - is an agency of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

Engineers Ireland
Promoting the art & science of engineering and representing the interests of the engineering profession.

Food for Health Ireland
We bring together leaders in industry and research to improve global health through innovation in food.

Midas ireland
MIDAS is an industry led cluster consisting of industry, educational, research and government agencies, working together to assist in the development of the 'micro and nano-electronics based systems sector' in Ireland.

Periodic Table - Interactive
Explore key information about the chemical elements through this periodic table.

Popular Science
Website of the American Science Magazine - Popular Science. Lots of very interesting breaking news items in the area of science in general.

Science Foundation Ireland - SFI
At Science Foundation Ireland, we believe in the ability of science, technology, engineering & maths to effect positive change in the world and drive a sustainable international economy.

Science Spin
Ireland's Science Nature and Discovery Magazine.

Scientific American
Scientific American, the oldest continuously published magazine in the U.S., has been bringing its readers unique insights about developments in science and technology for more than 160 years.
Irelands science and technology news service.

An online resource proving information about careers in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) aimed at secondary school students, their teachers, guidance counsellors and parents. The site includes career profiles and video interviews of people working in industry and research, and offers free career talks to secondary schools from STEM volunteers across the country.

STEPS to engineering is about informing young people about the challenges and opportunities presented by science, technology and engineering and raising awareness of engineering as a career choice.

Understanding Science UCC
Two large sections of this site – Understanding the Natural World and The UCC Public Lectures – explain some of the wonderful knowledge science has discovered about how the natural world works, the place of humans in the world, and the science-based technology on which modern civilisation runs.

Videos from New Scientist
Lots of short videos of new scientific research.

Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition
Exhibition of projects from schools and a large technology exhibition too. Usually in early January in the RDS.

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