With the advent of robotic telescopes and the wide-scale availability of the Internet in schools, it is now possible to carry out real investigatio
A look at resources that are available and how Tim Peake's mission to the International Space Station can provide an exciting context for spac
The objectives of ESERO-UK are more fully explained in the articles that follow, but essentially it seeks to promote the whole subject of space as
<p>Lay the foundations for GCSE success with an engaging two-year course.</p>
<p>Diagnose knowledge gaps and intervene at KS3 to enable success at GCSE.</p>
An introduction to the extraction, purification and recycling of copper.
Copper Development Association
This article describes the design, delivery, evaluation and impact of a CPD course for physics and chemistry teachers.
In this special issue, we have tried to combine a celebration of the 400th anniversary of Galileo using a telescope to look at the night sky and al
Using reality television, Elliott created a unique way to engage his class in learning about the solar system.
A simple practical activity that uses various methods to help students understand the idea of the expanding universe.
In this activity children use the exciting space mission to understand the concept of orbits and to link this to their understanding of gravity.
In 1957, Russia launched Sputnik 1 into space, the first satellite to orbit the Earth. There was no news until it had been successful.