Category Archives: Science

Science Visit to 3M

3M Customer Engagement Centre invited a group of S2 pupils and staff to visit their office in Altens. There we were given and introduction to 3M, the company, how it was founded and the range of products they now produce. There we...

S1 Energiser Day

The Energiser Science event attended by all S1 pupils on Monday 12th December was a massive success. The event was run by the Scottish Council for Development and Industry and led by Amy Coulam from the Smallpiece Trust. An initia...

Bioinfomatics Tutorial

Daniel Barker and Heleen Plaisier, Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh took the Higher Biology class through the process of analysing DNA sequences and proteins using computer data bases. The students had to...

Go4SET

Go4Set is a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) project which schools all over the UK are invited to participate in. Torry Academy was lucky enough this year to get sponsorship for two teams to enter. Each team was m...