The Earth's primary atmosphere, which was similar to that of the gas giant planets, was soon lost, and a secondary atmosphere was established
Chemistry produces materials and releases energy by ionic or electronic rearrangements.
The Institute of Physics is developing a framework that will give school students a rewarding and productive experience of physics and lasting skil
The Earth Science Education Unit (ESEU) is an industry education partnership providing short Earth science workshops across the UK.
The development of ESEU's new carbon-based CPD workshop is described, to give a flavour of the experience it might provide to science teachers
A survey of the Earth science content of science textbooks found a wide range of misconceptions.
To those of us who believe that a scientific approach to Earth science should be part of the education of every child, the answer is clear Earth sc
This article outlines the fundamental role that fieldwork plays in Earth science and the way we understand how the Earth works.
Activation energies form an energy barrier to a chemical reaction taking place. Simple collision theory, i.e.
This description features a set of lively demonstrations and observations, including some group work, that illustrate features of Earth science suc
This activity describes how students can use acid–base titrimetry to investigate how adding salt to the aqueous phase may change the value of the p