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# BT Young Scientists

This year
Good news from the young scientist expo: The children are smarter than us
After two years in virtual Covid wilderness, the BT Young Scientist is back in the RDS.
All time
Two lads from Cork have won this year's BT Young Scientists top award
Cormac Harris and Alan O’Sullivan won for their project on gender stereotyping in children.
Meet the Young Scientists tackling microplastic pollution on Irish farms
Their projects were part of the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition.
Inspired by the Coast Guard, this young scientist from Clare hopes to develop an improved life jacket
The 16-year-old wants to redesign life jackets to improve them for volunteers.