Representations of atomic structure in the logos of atomic energy regulatory bodies do not follow the rules we teach in our science and chemistry c
The Institute of Physics is developing a framework that will give school students a rewarding and productive experience of physics and lasting skil
The use of the aufbau principle to predict the electron configurations of atoms (in their ground states), and therefore explain the layout of the p
Creating graphic novels to tell the 'stories' of the elements in the human body helps students trace the complex histories of atoms.
A short piece arguing that hydrogen should head up group 4 (14) in the periodic table.
As part of the new 'How science works' programme of study for key stage 4 (14-16 year-olds) taught in England and Wales, alternative layo
Pykrete is a composite material consisting of a mixture of ice and sawdust/woodpulp.
This article looks at how science clubs run by girls inspire other female students to 'live and think' physics.ph
The importance of molecular oxygen, atomic oxygen, ozone and the hydroxyl radical in the Earth's atmosphere.
Tim G. Harrison
The life of Joseph Priestley and the fascinating chemistry of one of the molecules that he discovered – dioxygen (O2).
Tippu S. Sheriff