The winners are announced! After careful watching, re-watching, shortlisting and judging of more than 250 videos from all around the country, the 2014 ReelLife Science video competition winners have been decided upon by the three guest judges! In the Primary school section the Fifth and Sixth class students of Sooey National School, Co. Sligo, took the honours for their video ‘The Secret Life of Honey Bees’. First place in the secondary school competition went to Leaving Certificate student Julien Torrades from Summerhill College, Sligo for his video ‘The History of Medicine‘.
Both schools win €1000 for their science programme, which will be presented to them at the Galway Science and Technology Festival Exhibition on November 23rd. A further €1250 will be awarded to 5 other prizewinning schools for their entries, and all prizewinning and shortlisted videos will be screened for the public at the Festival. For further details check out the ReelLife Science website and youtube channel.