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 test your science knowledge. Find out more and have a go!

Congratulations to all those that made the leaderboard.

1 Hari N.
Kadimah
100%
1 minutes, 20 seconds
2 Jacob A.
Kadimah
100%
2 minutes, 12 seconds
3 Noah K.
Te Wharekura O Manaia
100%
2 minutes, 18 seconds
4 Tane K.
Te WhareKura o Manaia
100%
2 minutes, 44 seconds
5 Tane W.
Te WhareKura o Manaia
100%
3 minutes, 12 seconds
6 lucia w.
queen margaret college
100%
3 minutes, 44 seconds
7 Ryder T.
stclaudine
100%
3 minutes, 48 seconds
8 Amomua B.
St Claudine Thevenet
100%
6 minutes, 16 seconds
9 Jayden T.
St Patrick's school
100%
8 minutes, 57 seconds
10 ryan k.
st cluadine
100%
9 minutes, 8 seconds
1 Hari N.
Kadimah
100%
0 minutes, 45 seconds
2 Sreenidhi N.
Kadimah
100%
1 minutes, 4 seconds
3 Gemma v.
Ss Peter and Paul, Lower hutt
100%
1 minutes, 21 seconds
4 Samantha J.
Ss Peter and Paul, Lower hutt
100%
2 minutes, 23 seconds
5 Mikayla J.
St Peter and Paul, Lower Hutt
100%
2 minutes, 35 seconds
6 Gemma v.
Ss Peter and Paul
100%
2 minutes, 38 seconds
7 Mia Nina A.
St peter and paul
100%
2 minutes, 47 seconds
8 Luca D.
Waimauku
100%
2 minutes, 57 seconds
9 Mia Nina A.
St Peter and Paul, Lower Hutt
100%
2 minutes, 57 seconds
10 Aryan T.
Takapuna Normal Intermediate School
100%
3 minutes, 26 seconds