Is the revival of one of the oldest methods of harnessing energy viable or desirable?
Wave power is continually available around our shores but remains an untapped resource on the commercial scale, this article provides an overview o
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.
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
Classroom activities and resources for students aged 11-19 years with film clips, online games and quizzes.
IOPSpark has been designed to give teachers, trainees and teacher trainers a one-stop-destination to access the best physics resources available.
Authoritative guidance for teachers on practical physics from the Nuffield Curriculum Centre and the Institute of Physics.
Institute of Physics
The use of fossil fuels to supply our energy is causing our climate to change.
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.