Tuesday February 18, 2020

Young inventors tackle diverse range of topics

The BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition showcased a variety of projects from satellites to social media

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

12th January, 2020
Andrew Gordon, Riain Kennedy and Reuben Florisson looked at making recycling in their school fun and interactive. Picture: Maura Hickey

Nobody looked the part more at this year’s BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition than a young trio from Coláiste Iognáid in Galway.

Riain Kennedy, Andrew Gordon and Reuben Florisson were bedecked in labcoats and bow ties to demonstrate their Bottle Shot project at the event, which took place in the RDS in Dublin last week.

“We all came from a primary school that was very recyclable-driven, but when...

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