Dr Anthony Galea wins FameLab Malta 2018! 

This year’s winner of the competition for FameLab Malta is Dr Anthony Galea, an academic at the Department of Geosciences and is part of the Physical Oceanography Research Group at the Faculty of Science, UM.

This year, the locally organised FameLab Malta competition hosted 7 finalists on Friday 13 April at Esplora Science Centre. A professional panel of adjudicators judged the finalists based on their talk’s content, clarity and charisma. 

Anthony was also awarded the Public's Choice Award for his talk 'Flying Doughnuts', a talk in which he demonstrated the science behind wingtip vortices. 

Anthony represented Malta in the 2018 FameLab International competition at the Cheltenham Science Festival, UK, in June 2018 and competed for the title of FameLab’s best science communicator with more than 25 countries.  

What is Famelab?

FameLab is one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world.

If you think you can explain a scientific concept to a general audience, in just three minutes, then why not enter? You could become the new face of science, represent your country at the FameLab International final in the UK, and open doors to global opportunities in science communication!

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