Run your coding experiment in space

June 4, 2018 | Issue 44

The European Space Agency’s Astro Pi Challenge gives students the chance to conduct their own science investigation on the International Space Station.

Ages: <11, 11-14, 14-16, 16-19; Keywords: Space, Programming


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Look out! The physics of road safety

June 11, 2018 | Issue 44

Use equations of motion to work out what happened in a car crash – and learn some valuable life lessons.

Ages: 14-16, 16-19; Keywords: Newton’s laws of motion, Linear motion


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Go bananas for biochemistry

June 4, 2018 | Issue 44

Learn about a variety of biochemical processes with these quick, simple experiments using one of the world’s favourite fruits.

Ages: 14-16, 16-19; Keywords: Energy production, Sugar metabolism, Cell metabolism


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Editorial issue 44

June 12, 2018 | Issue 44

The school year is gradually drawing to a close. Teachers across Europe may soon breathe a sigh of relief as they close their classroom doors for the summer holiday, hopefully leaving the stress of a challenging term behind them.

Ages: not applicable;

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