The oxygen sensor is a simple device that is able to demonstrate a practical use of electrochemical cells, it is inexpensive and safe to use in a s
Techniques to promote understanding of the choices that have to be made about energy use.
Successful teaching of an important physics topic requires comfortable subject knowledge and an understanding of a pedagogy to promote learning.
A case study is presented in which a group of secondary school students took on a task in which they had to design and implement a method to measur
Easy ways to demonstrate temperature-sensing with thermochromic paint and to measure force with Electrolycra.
A fresh look at how the recognised types of energy are classified.
An annual hands-on practical engineering day develops team skills and gives students a real taste of career possibilities.
Is the revival of one of the oldest methods of harnessing energy viable or desirable?
What is the current state of probably the most controversial and most expensive power source to set up?
Inspired by the inclusion of a British astronaut on the International Space Station, explanations and demonstrations that lead to an understanding
A look at how everyday experience can help us to understand thermodynamics.