A joyous result for Simon Meehan from Coláiste Choilm, in Cork, who has been awarded the perpetual trophy at this year’s BT Young Scientist, held as usual at Dublin’s RDS.
Meehan was surrounded by an ecstatic group of his peers from Coláiste Choilm, who raucously chanted his name and sang “We love Simon” behind him as he held the perpetual trophy.
The 15-year-old transition student took home the prize for his project in the Biological and Ecological Sciences category, entitled ‘Investigation into the antimicrobial effects of both aerial and root parts of selected plants against Staphylococcus aureus‘.
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Source:: Silicon Republic News