Monthly Archives: October 2014

One more for Canada

Students, staff and volunteers at McGill university in Canada recently finished building the forth Atlas Lego model in the country.

All members of the McGill Atlas group and in total 80 people were involved in the construction of the model, giving mainly undergrads the chance to play with some Lego and ask questions about physics.  The whole event was captured in a very nice time-lapse movie and covered by local TV station LaPresse.

Here’s the time-lapse movie …

Geesthacht winners

We have a winner! In fact we have three.
Both our jury and the BYOPD fans on Facebook have come to a decision.

The winners of the BYOPD competition in Geesthacht (in alphabetic order) are:

1692068 - Cerebro
Cerebro
1641367 - Energiegenerator
Energiegenerator
1496507 - LBT Raumstation der Zukunft
LBT Raumstation der Zukunft
(Facebook)
1300946 - Neutronenstrahler 6100Neutronenstrahler 6100 1728283 - SANOJ - Riesenmikroskop
SANOJ – Riesenmikroskop
(Facebook)

We’ll contact all winners and look forward to seeing you at our special tour to our experiments at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY).

Congratulation and thanks to everyone who took part in the event!

See you next time 🙂

PopScience winners

We have a winner! In fact we have three.
Both our jury and the BYOPD fans on Facebook have come to a decision.

The winners of the PopScience BYOPD competition (in no specific order) are:

1684825 - Ms Flowerhead discovers the crab particle
Ms Flowerhead discovers the crab particle
1648610 - The Mystery
The Mystery
1525479 - Large Black Hole Collider
Large Black Hole Collider
(winner of Facebook contest)

We’ll contact all winners and distribute the following prices:

puzzle-2
Puzzle
new-covers
Popup book
Hunting-the-Higgs
Book

Congratulation and thanks to everyone who took part in the event!

See you next time 🙂