A short article based on an extract from Topics in Safety, Topic 17 (Electricity), which is freely available to Association for Science Education (
ASE Health and Safety Group
Dilution of a weak acid.
Rheology is an enormously far-reaching branch of physics (or physical chemistry) and has a number of different guises.
Dipak K. Sarker
Wave power is continually available around our shores but remains an untapped resource on the commercial scale, this article provides an overview o
Finding an old notice on a canal towpath inspired a consultation with colleagues and search for evidence in an old book to help us look into how th
Could de Broglie's revolutionary idea that an electron in an atomic orbit can behave as a wave have been inspired by a Himalayan singing bowl?
The analysis of this household product provides an excellent everyday example of a neutralisation reaction and allows students the opportunity to c
John F. McCullagh
A teaching module to introduce students to a feature of the nature of science (analogies and models) through learning about a curriculum topic (ele
Keith S. Taber
Forces, motion, electricity, atomic physics and wave effects can be illustrated using outdoor student activities.
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
Students often struggle to determine whether changes in matter are physical or chemical, for example, they may have difficulty labelling a candle m