Making a Difference Awards 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Highly Commended
Outstanding public engagement initiative (national)
Orchid Pollinator Experience: Rachel Webster, Minsung Kim & Noah Mabey
The Orchid Pollinator Experience was created as an engaging virtual reality world giving people an insect-eye view of orchid pollination. Aiming to highlight the importance of pollinators in the environment and prompt discussions about threats to orchid species, the experience toured 5 shows in 2018 reaching about 12,000 people
Granting OrganisationsThe University of Manchester, United Kingdom