Faces of Science lesson

What does the daily work of a young scientist involve? And does it mean to do scientific research? In their blogs, the young scientists of Faces of Science talk about their work and daily experiences.

Teachers can use the blogs and films of Faces of Science to introduce students to the various fields of science and what research entails. Scientists from various areas, from languages to microbiology and sociology, blog for Faces of Science. This means that teachers from all subjects can use the blogs.

There is also a free lesson available (in Dutch only) for school career counsellors, which uses Faces of Science to introduce pupils to the work that young scientists do.


Faces of Science is a project of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW), the Young Academy and NEMO Kennislink, with help from Fastfacts.