In this article we show how similar principles can be used to move a polystyrene ball in a circular path.
Techniques to promote understanding of the choices that have to be made about energy use.
A fresh look at how the recognised types of energy are classified.
Matter can be described and explained in a number of ways, using models of increasing complexity depending on the intended audience.
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?
A look at how everyday experience can help us to understand thermodynamics.
Jen and Steve Smyth highlight how you can support your science teaching trains your next stop announcing the next stop in your classroom!
An account of workshops presented to schools by research students which can enhance experiences in practical biology.
The use of fossil fuels to supply our energy is causing our climate to change.
Recognising that energy supply is just part of the requirement for sustainability for the world population.