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
In this article we show how similar principles can be used to move a polystyrene ball in a circular path.
Successful teaching of an important physics topic requires comfortable subject knowledge and an understanding of a pedagogy to promote learning.
A case study is presented in which a group of secondary school students took on a task in which they had to design and implement a method to measur
Easy ways to demonstrate temperature-sensing with thermochromic paint and to measure force with Electrolycra.
Matter can be described and explained in a number of ways, using models of increasing complexity depending on the intended audience.
Wave power is continually available around our shores but remains an untapped resource on the commercial scale, this article provides an overview o
Inspired by the inclusion of a British astronaut on the International Space Station, explanations and demonstrations that lead to an understanding
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
The journey to successful photography in the dark.
Birdsong can be used to provide an alternative approach to teaching concepts such as pitch, frequency and amplitude as well as graph drawing skills
James de Winter