Under 11s

Recources, articles and activities for Key Stage 2
Grow a cress head!

Grow a cress head!

Experiment with your food
Make a kite!

Make a kite!

How high can you fly a kite?
Catch the pigeon!

Catch the pigeon!

Robot falcons on patrol...
Invention Suspension

Invention Suspension

Get inventive with Wallace & Gromit's World of Cracking Ideas
Crafty camouflage

Crafty camouflage

Can you spot the animals (and people)?
Meat-eating plants

Meat-eating plants

What’s green, lives on the ground and eats meat?
Penguins - extreme divers

Penguins - extreme divers

Can you hold your breath for as long as a penguin can?
Team WILD needs your help!

Team WILD needs your help!

Join an elite squadron of science superheroes on an exciting mission...
Bacteria, burps and smelly feet

Bacteria, burps and smelly feet

3 disgusting things – EXPLAINED!
Cosmic Comics - the final chapter!

Cosmic Comics - the final chapter!

The final episode of our astronomy adventure has arrived!
Star Wars Science - Episode I

Star Wars Science - Episode I

Meet the real-life androids that might be a match for C3PO
Nature's fireworks display!

Nature's fireworks display!

Sun storms and bright lights
Why does the Sun look small?

Why does the Sun look small?

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10 Ton Limit

A man's driving down the road behind an 18-wheeler. At every red light, the truck-driver gets out of his cab, runs back and bangs on the truck door. After seeing this at several sets of lights in a row, the car driver follows him until he pulls into a parking lot. When they've both come to a stop the truck driver once again jumps out, runs to the back and starts banging on the truck door.
The motorist goes up to him and says, "I don't mean to be nosey but why do you keep banging on that door?"
To which the truck-driver replies, "Sorry mate, can't talk now, I have 20 tons of canaries and a 10 ton limit, so I have to keep half of them flying at all times."