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Skill 4.12 Designing Graphs

These activities, produced by Gatsby Science Enhancement Programme, challenge students to look at tabulated data and produce a suitable graph to emphasise the key findings of the data. Tables of information are supplied on different topics including human physiology, atmospheric composition on different planets and...

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2000 - 2009

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Monkey and Hunter

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2010 to date

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Electric Sausage

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2010 to date

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Electric Motor

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2010 to date

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Power Lines

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2010 to date

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From flat-screen TVs to your smartphone

This article focuses on the practical uses of the element Boron, including its pivotal role in heat conservation, energy conversion and storage.

Catalyst is a science magazine for students aged 14-19 years. Find out more about Catalyst magazine: ...

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2010 to date

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Let Sleeping Bags Lie

From The Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC), this series of activities investigates heat transfer and the thermal insulation properties of sleeping bags. In the investigation, students: * Consider the requirements for different categories of sleeping bags. * Measure the volume of air trapped in a...

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1990 - 1999

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Silver award: how well do sun creams protect against UV radiation?

Students investigate how well different sun creams and sun blocks protect against UV radiation from the sun and research:

  • Information about the electromagnetic spectrum and radiation from the sun.
  • Why UV radiation is damaging to people’s skin.
  • What different sun protection factors (...
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2010 to date

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Silver award: build a model pirate ship ride

In this project students research theme park rides and design and build a model of the pirate ship ride, concentrating on how to support the swinging parts.  Another vital component is the support that holds the gondola and the counterweight.  The gondola is the component that ‘holds’ the people. People can be...

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2010 to date

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Beta ray absorption

An investigation looking at how beta radiation is absorbed when it passes through different thicknesses of aluminum.  From this you can then calculate the absorption coefficient for aluminum.  When doing this investigation please ensure you have followed CLEAPSS guidance or the safety body for your country.  This...

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2010 to date

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