These resources explores how engineers have used their knowledge of waves to improve lives. The activities include:
- Using the reflection of light to create a floating image
- Investigating the best material for thermal resistance (insulation) in a survival suit
Curriculum links include waves, energy transfer, light and ultrasound.
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|Subject(s)||Careers, Engineering, Science, Practical work, Enquiries and investigations|
|Published||2020 to date|
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- Royal Academy of Engineering
- STEM Learning