Seductive light from the dark side

Topics:

Chemical Sciences – Chemical Reactions, Atoms

Earth and Space Sciences – Renewable/non-renewable Resources

Physical Sciences – Energy

Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering.

Concepts (South Australia):

Chemical Sciences – Properties of Matter, Change of Matter

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface

Physical Sciences – Energy

Years: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

The internet of thoughts is coming | Cosmos

Space tourism – a launch Australia can’t afford to miss – Australia’s Science Channel

The little-known native foods about to change the world – Australia’s Science Channel

From 3D printing to bioplastic, seaweed just keeps on giving – Australia’s Science Channel

Corals can’t adjust to acidic oceans – Australia’s Science Channel

Scientists closing in on deadly frog fungus – Australia’s Science Channel

Using nets and turtle eggs to take maths outside the classroom – Australia’s Science Channel

Robots will need to understand why they’re doing work – Australia’s Science Channel

This Australian invention could fix our recycling crisis – Australia’s Science Channel

Seductive light from the dark side | Cosmos

Seductive light from the dark side | Cosmos

Can you know too much about yourself? | Cosmos

Chernobyl is now a hugely important wildlife refuge | Cosmos

For Antarctic food webs, penguin poo is the gift that keeps | Cosmos

Word Count: 596

The promise of power at night flickers for a quarter of the developing world’s population. This incredible new technology could be used as a demonstration of the application of Physical, Chemical and Earth and Space Sciences for years 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10. Senior science Physics students would also benefit from this article and in context numerical problem.

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