With the advent of robotic telescopes and the wide-scale availability of the Internet in schools, it is now possible to carry out real investigatio
A look at resources that are available and how Tim Peake's mission to the International Space Station can provide an exciting context for spac
The objectives of ESERO-UK are more fully explained in the articles that follow, but essentially it seeks to promote the whole subject of space as
This article outlines the Space Academy programme led by the National Space Centre from 2008 to 2011, with the stated goals of harnessing the inspi
What are students' ideas about a tropical rainforest and how can teachers working in urban settings provide experiential learning for students who
In this article we propose a hands-on experimental activity about predator prey interactions that can be performed both in a research laboratory an
This article describes the design, delivery, evaluation and impact of a CPD course for physics and chemistry teachers.
In this special issue, we have tried to combine a celebration of the 400th anniversary of Galileo using a telescope to look at the night sky and al
We propose an inquiry-based science activity centred on the effects of climate change on ocean ecosystems.
The project 'Mobility, Traffic and Renewable Energies' exemplifies collaborative inquiry in climate issues in Carinthian schools; pre-service teach
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Using reality television, Elliott created a unique way to engage his class in learning about the solar system.