El bloc del foment de les vocacions científiques

Programes que promouen l’excel·lència educativa i fomenten les vocacions científiques

Join us at BIYSC! Bioinspired/Social Robots and IoT: towards the future of robotics

Willing to help improve the future of society designing your own Bioinspired Robot? The two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation challenges young students … Continua llegint

12 Abril, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Computational study of coffee compounds for cancer prevention

Ready to challenge informatics to discover the anticancerigenous properties of your breakfast? The two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation offers young students from … Continua llegint

6 Abril, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Drosophila melanogaster: a model to study human disease

Do you want to learn how to use flies to study neurodegenerative diseases? In this project, included in the two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera … Continua llegint

4 Abril, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Instructive biomaterials for regenerative medicine

Eager to become an expert of regenerative medicine by building bioactive scaffolds? Join us at the two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation and feel like … Continua llegint

31 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! NanoLight: light and matter at the nanoscale

Willing to challenge photonics using nanoparticles for cancer therapy? Join us at the two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation and work hands-on with … Continua llegint

27 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! DETECTA: measuring cosmic rays coming from the Universe

How can we study the Universe from Earth? Discover with us the cosmic rays and learn how to build your own detector! Scientists of the Institute of High Energy Physics … Continua llegint

24 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Premi BIYSC 2016: ‘Be Passionate With Attitude Award’

La Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera i la Fundació Víctor Grífols i Lucas han concedit als estudiants Jordi Jumilla i Míriam Condeminas, participants del programa Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) 2016, … Continua llegint

20 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Artificial photosynthesis

Do you imagine obtaining energy from water and light, as plants do? What if we could create an artificial leaf capable of doing the photosynthesis as a new energy solution? … Continua llegint

17 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Taking a closer look at DNA: using sequencing to explore evolution and biodiversity

Does the fish that is sold at the market really belong to the specimen that it is told us? Do you want to be the first to catalogue new living organisms … Continua llegint

15 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Uncovering the hidden diversity of the oceans

Do you dare to discover new species and get to know the required steps to characterize it? The two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera … Continua llegint

10 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Neuro-robotics as a tool to understand the brain

Do you want to understand the brain by building robots? During the two-week excellence program Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) of Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation, participants will live a world-class … Continua llegint

7 Març, 2017 · Deixa un comentari

Applications for the Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC) are open!

Catalunya-La Pedrera Foundation launches its second edition of the Barcelona International Youth Science Challenge (BIYSC). BIYSC is a two-week international excellence program that aims to stimulate scientific talent among young … Continua llegint

19 Desembre, 2016 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Unravelling the invisible

By Ana Belén Martínez (Communications and Outreach manager at the ALBA Synchrotron Facility) Our eyes are a precious and powerful instrument to discover the world that surrounds us. They help … Continua llegint

22 Juny, 2016 · Deixa un comentari

Join us at BIYSC! Bioethics & Science

By Núria Terribas, Executive Director of the Víctor Grífols i Lucas Foundation The modification of our DNA, personalized medicine, robotics, the neurosciences… Scientific progress always has ethical implications. How will … Continua llegint

15 Juny, 2016 · Deixa un comentari