Lab_13 Ghana: all set for the next six months!
The launch date of Lab_13 Ghana is nearly upon us; on April 8th 2015 the Lab will open its doors to schools all over Bosomtwe, Ghana. Over the... Read more
Preparing for Lab_13 Ghana!
Another update for you, and one which will hopefully brighten up your whole week. In January, Fran from Lightyear Foundation and Rick from Ignite! travelled to Bosomtwe district... Read more
Meet the Lab_13 Ghana International Scientists in Residence!
Just a month to go before we launch Lab_13 Ghana! We have been working hard preparing the Lab, and we're just coming up for air to fill you... Read more
Thank you and an invitation
First of all we’d like to say another massive THANK YOU to each and every one of you who backed our Kickstarter campaign to launch Lab_13 Ghana. Your... Read more
YOU did it - Lab_13 Ghana is GO!
It is with great excitement, delight and pride that we write with the news that at 21:09 this evening we reached our Kickstarter goal = Lab_13 Ghana is GO!!!
You made... Read more
Stretch targets and Manchi´s Science Showoff
We are 4 days away from the closing of our campaign, and we are dazzled by your generosity and support! So far we have raised more than 93%... Read more
The final countdown!
It's been another epic few days, and we'd like to thank you for your support in bringing us to (drum roll please...) an amazing 156 backers and £11,578... Read more
It has been an amazingly crazy couple of weeks with pledges coming from all across the UK and further afar. Your tremendous support has sparked interest from an... Read more
Is your glass half-full or half-empty?
What a fantastic 10 days it's been! We're now a third of the way through the campaign and very grateful for your stellar support - the support that has already... Read more
7 days in...
… and over a 40% of the way there, everyone at Lightyear and Ignite! are positively tingling with excitement and appreciation! It's an absolute motivational dream to see that so... Read more
We're over 4,000 and climbing...
Accelerating away from the line...
In just a few short days, you have all contributed to getting us over the 4000 pound hurdle. An amazing achievement in such a short... Read more
What a start!
We are less than 48 hours into the campaign since we launched on Thursday and we continue to be blown away by the shear enthusiasm for this project.... Read more