Why is the sky blue?

RESIDENTIAL SUMMER CAMPS 2018 For many a year scientists and poets alike pondered on why the sky was blue. Many thought that it was due to small droplets of water vapour in the atmosphere and indeed many still do. If the droplets of water vapour did indeed cause the blue colour we see, there would be more variation of sky…

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Project Maths

Last August, CMA wrote the  response below ‘Project Maths – An Opportunity for Career Success’ to an Irish Times Project Maths related article, in which the Irish Times argued that mathematics was being dumbed down. In fact, at CMA, we regard Ruarí Quinn’s new reforms as a great opportunity for all students and believe that Project Maths can in fact…

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