In this activity children use the exciting space mission to understand the concept of orbits and to link this to their understanding of gravity.
Wave power is continually available around our shores but remains an untapped resource on the commercial scale, this article provides an overview o
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
In 1957, Russia launched Sputnik 1 into space, the first satellite to orbit the Earth. There was no news until it had been successful.
Hayley Dymond and her year 6 class used microbes as starting points to create links between science and art.
IChemE have produced downloadable classroom resources suitable for students aged 14-19.
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
In this activity children learn about swine flu and its symptoms and look at how viruses spread and consider how they can be contained.
This article, based on research conducted by the National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) for the UK branch of the European Space Educat