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Science activities at Magna - Summer 2013

Science activities at Magna - Summer 2013

Feel the noise at the Science Adventure Centre in Bristol
Big Picture goes 'Number Crunching'

Big Picture goes 'Number Crunching'

The Wellcome Trust's free resources get to grips with numbers...
Summer science events from at-Bristol

Summer science events from at-Bristol

Get involved in the action in June, July and August 2013
Monsterous Genetics with Ask a Biologist

Monsterous Genetics with Ask a Biologist

Great new teaching and learning resources from Dr Biology
Online revision resources for KS2, KS3 and GCSEs

Online revision resources for KS2, KS3 and GCSEs

Here's our pick of the best of the web for exam season...
New Big Picture app debates the brain

New Big Picture app debates the brain

The chemistry of love, smart drugs and brain-melting technology... Join the debate!
Teaching resources from Geography in the News

Teaching resources from Geography in the News

Volcanoes, sinkholes, coastlines and much more...
 "A Boy and His Atom" - The world's smallest movie.

"A Boy and His Atom" - The world's smallest movie.

IBM scientists have made a stop-motion animation using individual atoms of carbon...
Build a bug palace in the school garden!

Build a bug palace in the school garden!

Free resources to help you build your own bug-hotel
Get inspired by the UK Young Scientist of the Year 2013

Get inspired by the UK Young Scientist of the Year 2013

Emily O’Regan has been awarded the title of UK Young Scientist of the Year 2013 for her work studying Chilean flamingos
Cosmic Comics ends with a bang...!

Cosmic Comics ends with a bang...!

The final episode of our astronomy adventure has arrived!
Free science activity packs

Free science activity packs

Great hands-on science and engineering activities and projects from National Science & Engineering Week
All about algae...

All about algae...

Primary school science resources about nature's hidden energy store
Brand new themed sections on Future Morph!

Brand new themed sections on Future Morph!

Find out about science careers in Space, Water and Food...
The Eight Million Dollar Man

The Eight Million Dollar Man

How the story of an amputee’s bionic leg can help you to inspire your budding robotics experts
Halloween fun @ Planet Science

Halloween fun @ Planet Science

Check out our Horrific Halloween science facts, fun and experiments for children of all ages!
Free teaching resources from Jeans for Genes Day

Free teaching resources from Jeans for Genes Day

Four new, compelling films introducing children living with genetic disorders, as well as free downloadable resources.
When I leave school I want to be... a clinical perfusionist

When I leave school I want to be... a clinical perfusionist

Do you want to inspire your pupils about science? Why not tell them about science jobs they (and you) may never have heard about before?
When I leave school I want to be... a marine palaeoceanographer

When I leave school I want to be... a marine palaeoceanographer

Do you want to inspire your pupils about science? Why not tell them about science jobs they (and you) may never have heard about before?
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A jump lead walks into a bar and asks for a drink.
The bar tender says "Ok, but don't start anything"