Bright sparks: Alexandra Kenny   and Eve Healy from Santa Sabina Dominican College, whose  project is on smog in rainwater, and Shane Curran (centre) from Terenure College with his project on automated logistics for couriers at  the  oung Scientist and Technology Exhibition. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

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Claire Nichols from Sutton Park School with her project, Correlation or Coincidence?, at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

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