Burnie High School

Crash course in science a real success

SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING CHALLENGE: Harlen Green, Amy Hicks, Alex Hilder and Brandon Bakes, watching the finish line.  Picture courtesy of D Hamon, Burnie High School.

TEAM CHALLENGE: Tayla Wiseman, Chelsea Wyllie, Cara Watkins and Jennifer Wild concentrate on their challenge.  Picture courtesy of D Hamon, Burnie High School

CONCENTRATION: Jennifer Wild, Cara Watkins and Tayla Wiseman watch Chelsea Wyllie complete the challenge.  Picture courtesy of D Hamon, Burnie High School.

BRIDGE TEAM: Amy Hicks and Harlen Green, preparing for the challenge.  Picture courtesy of D Hamon, Burnie High School. 

INCREDIBLE DOCTORS: Kyle Coghlan and Connor French, making final adjustments.  Picture courtesy of D Hamon, Burnie High School.

ASPIRING scientists and engineers gathered at Marist Regional College to get a taste of what their future may hold on Thursday.

Nick Robinson, 14 , from Marist Regional College entered the Mission to Mars event and said his team spent half the day just trying to work out how to make suspension for their buggy. 

Read the full story on The Advocate website. 

Story by Tim Stevens, The Advocate