The Eratosthenes Experiment September 2016, organised on 22nd of September 2016 by Ellinogermaniki Agogi’s (EA) Research and Development Department as part of the Inspiring Science Education (ISE) project , received another tremendous response, as 449 schools from 38 countries all over the world participated in this celebration of science and education, calculating the circumference of the Earth by using eLearning educational tools and simple instruments.
54 schools and institutions took part in the Eratosthenes Photo Contest, submitting pictures capturing the schools’ involvement in the experiment.
Ms. Nappi will receive a scholarship to attend the Inspiring Science Education Summer Academy 2017.
We would like to thank all Photo Contest participants for sending us their photos.
The two-runners up of the photo contest were:
You can see the ten finalist (in random order) of Eratosthenes September 2016 photo contest, from which the winner and the runners up emerged, by following the links below.
A very warm “thank you” to all participants who have helped turn the Eratosthenes Experiment into a magnificent world event!
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On behalf of the R&D Department of Ellinogermaniki Agogi,
Dr. Angelos Lazoudis