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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
A short history of the discovery of hydrogen is given, together with its properties, uses and applications, and its importance in transport, from b
Alexander S. Cragg
Even though hazards are associated with the radioactivity of the actinides, there are many useful applications of these elements and their compound
This article aims to introduce the lanthanides (also known as the lanthanoids) to teachers and their students.
The use of the aufbau principle to predict the electron configurations of atoms (in their ground states), and therefore explain the layout of the p
Calcium is vital for building bones and teeth, but it is also required to help transmit messages inside cells; its unusual solvation properties mak
David J. Timson
A review of methodologies for teaching the periodic table, focusing on effective techniques with an emphasis on implementation in the classroom.
Dr Leigh Hoath
'The conundrum we face is ensuring children are taught the science they need to form a literate society, while the science is running away from the
Dr Leigh Hoath
Following a presentation she gave at an ASE regional meeting, Emily Baker recommends some apps to enhance outdoor learning.
Creating graphic novels to tell the 'stories' of the elements in the human body helps students trace the complex histories of atoms.