The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Education Committee is delighted to announce the results of its 2009 Song Competition.

In first place, winning the prize of £100, was ‘The Charles Babbage Song’, by Alison Adam (University of Salford).

The runners-up prizes of £50 were won by Julie Walsh (University of Cambridge) and Barry Sheils (University of Warwick) for ‘Scientific Lessons in Modesty’; and Shana Worthen (Arkansas Little Rock/Canterbury Christ Church University), for ‘Is it a Clock?’.

The performance category, and £50 prize, was also won by Julie Walsh and Mike Walsh, for ‘Scientific Lessons in Modesty’.

The winning songs will be posted online on the OEC pages.

Many congratulations to all our winners!