The Institute of Physics is developing a framework that will give school students a rewarding and productive experience of physics and lasting skil
An account of workshops presented to schools by research students which can enhance experiences in practical biology.
The rapidly growing field of epigenetics has transformed biological theory and yet many of us are unaware of its significance; should epigenetics b
As it has such profound effects on our everyday lives, this article argues for the inclusion of epigenetics in the compulsory school science curric
Are students in middle-years biology courses (11-16 years) acquiring a fundamental understanding of genetics that will prepare them to understand t
Neil R. Ingram
Integrating Conrad Hal Waddington's ideas into the curriculum: methods and benefits.
Neil R. Ingram
Nowgen, a centre of excellence in public engagement, education and professional training in biomedicine, has worked over the past three years on it
Pykrete is a composite material consisting of a mixture of ice and sawdust/woodpulp.
A simple string model to demonstrate the importance of DNA gyrase in alleviating the strain due to supercoiling of DNA during replication in prokar
This article looks at how science clubs run by girls inspire other female students to 'live and think' physics.ph
The genetic diversity contained in a population can be used to engage the audience in an understanding of human genotypes and phenotypes.
Three fascinating science notes: DNA replication; a novel approach to teaching the periodic table; a convergent series of resistors.