About Us

We have a passion for Science and Maths. Our Science Shows and online STEM courses make the wonders of science and maths come alive.

Declan Holmes

Make Science come alive!

In the last 20 years we have developed science shows that make students think and have fun. Now we are taking that experience and creating online STEM courses. In our courses we will bring the same exciting of the shows and make the courses as interactive as possible.

Declan Holmes
Director and Head of Research
Our Vision

Who We Are

"Science is all about curiosity and wonder. "

Science Ireland is a leading provider of hands-on interactive science shows and workshops designed to explain science using everyday objects. In operation since 2001, we perform exciting science shows to over 15,000 students every year. Science Ireland is run by Declan Holmes and Anthony Caldwell, both graduate of University College Galway Expermential Physics Course. Declan in the main science show performer and Anthony is now Dr. Anthony Caldwell after completing a Phd on science communication.

WE are developing four Online STEM courses for teachers and students. How to teach science in a fun way for Primary School Teachers is a course that will have 100 different simple science activities that teachers can use in the classrooms to create wonder in the students minds. 
Science Ireland is creating an amazing online learning experience with our Mission to Mars course. This online course will teach science, technology, engineering and maths by solving the real world problems in getting humans to mars.

We are also developing two Leaving Certificate Courses (State exam at the end of Irish Secondary School) on our sites www.physics.ie and www.mathacademy.ie.

Interactive Science Shows

Twenty years experience performing exciting science and maths shows from rockets to climate change.

Online STEM Course

Our courses will help you learn physics and maths at your own pace and in your own time.

Bring the fun to online education.

Science Ireland's courses will use the latest technology such as HTML5 to make them as interactive as possible.