Andy Markwick and Kevin Watts explore properties and changes of materials, introducing some ideas for chemistry activities.
Techniques to promote understanding of the choices that have to be made about energy use.
Bert Nagel explores how, using just drinking straws and staples, you can make wands that produce beautiful soap bubbles.
Bert Nagel shares another interesting and simple adaptation to create something special out of the ordinary.
A fresh look at how the recognised types of energy are classified.
Claire Walker describes how one child's question created buzz and excitement leading to an engaging and productive investigation for her class
Deborah Wilkinson and Wayne Stallard consider how materials can support learning and teaching in the primary classroom.
An annual hands-on practical engineering day develops team skills and gives students a real taste of career possibilities.
What is the current state of probably the most controversial and most expensive power source to set up?
Is the revival of one of the oldest methods of harnessing energy viable or desirable?
A look at how everyday experience can help us to understand thermodynamics.
The use of fossil fuels to supply our energy is causing our climate to change.