2017 VIRTUAL

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Science doesn’t have to be boring! Our website is here to show you that there are so many exciting and fun subjects within science that you can study and learn about.

The activities you find on this website have been created by each of the schools and departments in the Faculty of Science at the University of Auckland:

  • School of Biological Sciences
  • School of Chemical Sciences
  • Department of Computer Science
  • School of Environment
  • Department of Exercise Sciences
  • Institute of Marine Science
  • Department of Mathematics
  • Department of Physics
  • School of Psychology
  • Department of Statistics

Having so many schools and departments doing amazing scientific research means it is easy to show you one of the coolest things about science – it is everywhere! Whether we’re talking about your favourite website, the colour your parents dye ther hair or why your feet get smelly, if you look behind the scenes of almost anything, you will find science in the answer.

Explore the website – we hope you love it as much as we do.

Take part in our Mini Degree quiz to be in with a chance to win a fantastic prize for your classroom. Find out more and have a go!

Congratulations to all those that made the leaderboard.

1 Aryan T.
Takapuna Normal Intermediate School
100%
9 minutes, 9 seconds
2 harneet s.
hunua school
90%
2 minutes, 24 seconds
3 Charlize H.
Hunua
90%
4 minutes, 15 seconds
4 Gregg S.
Waipukurau
90%
5 minutes, 25 seconds
5 john h.
hunua
85%
2 minutes, 15 seconds
6 Darcy M.
Hunua School
85%
4 minutes, 58 seconds
7 Mary P.
St Cuthbert's College
85%
5 minutes, 6 seconds
8 Armaan K.
Hereworth School
85%
6 minutes, 51 seconds
9 Jemima M.
Hunua school
85%
10 minutes, 7 seconds
10 Drey T.
Hunua School
85%
49 minutes, 48 seconds
1 Aryan T.
Takapuna Normal Intermediate School
100%
4 minutes, 51 seconds
2 Kate L.
St Cuthberts College
95%
3 minutes, 24 seconds
3 Amanat K.
Havelock North Intermediate
95%
4 minutes, 21 seconds
4 Alisa R.
ST CUTHBERT'S COLLEGE
95%
7 minutes, 39 seconds
5 Elise E.
Mapua school
95%
14 minutes, 15 seconds
6 pavle f.
westburn
90%
2 minutes, 28 seconds
7 Lottie W.
SC
90%
3 minutes, 19 seconds
8 Charlotte W.
St Cuthbert's College
90%
3 minutes, 25 seconds
9 Tingmeng W.
St Cuthbert's College (Epsom)
90%
5 minutes, 14 seconds
10 Zoe G.
St Cuthbert's College
90%
5 minutes, 44 seconds