D.I.Y. Science – Make Your Own Sound Effects

The D.I.Y. Science series contains some of our favourite experiments for kids to try at home. They are designed to help primary school teachers and carers inspire a child’s curiosity in science. It's time to get hands-on. In this episode, … Continued

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Turns out our interstellar visitor is a comet after all

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System; The Big Bang Physical Sciences - Forces Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Physical Sciences - Forces Years: 7, 10 Is it a … Continued

Cloaking device can defeat thermal imaging

Topics: Chemical Sciences - Atoms Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 8, 10 Cloaking device can defeat thermal imaging Word Count: 425 A new … Continued

No news from Opportunity in Martian mega-storm

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 10 No news from Opportunity in Martian … Continued

Iridescent camouflage in Nature

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics Physical Sciences – Energy Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function Physical Sciences – Energy Years: 4, 5, 9, 10 Bumblebees’ confusion over iridescence … Continued