Do you want to learn to make lightening in a room, keep paper dry under water, and see colours that aren't there? Experience the magic of science with these quick, easy experiments and activities. You can complete each activity in just ten minutes or less, and the clear step-by-step instructions and illustrations help you get it right every time. You will find most of the required materials already in your home! With illustrations, full-colour pages, concise material lists, and easy-to-understand instructions, the second edition of Science in Seconds makes learning fun and practical.
The activities will cover several different subject areas, including air, animals, colours, gravity, energy, light, machines, the human body, magnetism, and weather. Before you know it, kids will be making rainbows on the floor, popping balloons with magnifying glasses, and bending water from the faucet.
This book is a comprehensive, accessible, illustrated exploration of the fascinating science of colour. Organized by 50 of the most essential questions about color across a variety of fields (physics, chemistry, biology, technology, and psychology) Arielle and Joann Eckstut examine how and why we see colour,...
Alan Turing designed some of the earliest computers and was pivotal in the cracking of the Enigma code used by the German Navy. Tragically, his accomplishments were never fully recognised during his lifetime due to his homosexuality, then a crime in the UK. In 1952 he...
Celebrate women working and achieving in STEM with this brilliant pin. Part of our Badges of Honour range. Enamelled blue metal badge. Measures approx 3 cm long. Made in the UK.
This double-sided 3m / 10 foot tape measure (metric on one side, imperial on the other) is filled with fascinating facts about lengths. For example, 34cm is the height of an Oscar; 9¾ inches is the length of a meerkat tail. Find out whether the...