Schools @ Darwin Tree of Life connects you with the scientists sequencing the genomes of every living thing in Britain and Ireland. You can take part from today until July 2022.
It’s a great talking point for your UCAS applications and a brilliant basis for an EPQ!
There are lots of ways to take part
Chat with the scientists! Until the 14th July, every week you can Chat with scientists working on the Darwin Tree of Life project. Join the Wednesday Chats at 4pm here or ask your teacher about booking a live Chat for your whole class!
Say hello to new teams. This month, we welcome teams from the Natural History Museum and Kew Gardens. Meet the teams ❯
Ask questions. You can send questions to the scientists whenever you like! Ask your questions ❯
Complete the independent activity. Investigate how modern science is conducted using the Darwin Tree of Life as an example. Have a go ❯
Take part in a quiz. Every half-term, you are invited to take part in a quiz about the Darwin Tree of Life project! Students with the highest score get entered into a prize draw to win a WHSmith voucher. Ready? Go to the Quiz ❯
Buy a frame! All students taking part will receive a Certificate of Participation.