welcome to greatideas.ie - a transition year module

Ten ideas - ten 40 minute periods
If you could only teach ten ideas to your students, what would they be?

    Contact Introduction    
A-D E-I L-Q R-W   About Science
Animal rights E=mc^2 Lucky to be here Radiation and cancer   Certainty in Science
An ocean of air Evolution Mass Extinctions Rocket Science   Correlation does not imply causation
Are we alone? Free will Nuclear Power Science and Religion   How science works
Behavioural Psychology First life Orders of magnitude Science of Sport   Pseudoscience
Careers in science Student presentations Our greatest scientists Sex   What is science?
Chaos Theory Geology Overpopulation Sugar is poison   Wonder in science
Cognitive Psychology Global Warming and
the Apocalypse
Physics and Art Special Theory of Relativity    
Communication Theory Happy Philosophy The Mighty Atom    
Cosmology How to study Physics and Music The vastness of time    
Death Illusions Quantum theory Waves and Sound    
  Incredible Oceans   We are Empty Space