Hubble turns 30 – The images that changed our view of the universe

As the Hubble Space Telescope turns 30, astrophysicist Alan Duffy shares his favourite images and how they changed the way we understand the universe. Use these beautiful images and video to open a discussion with students about the incredible technological … Continued

New ‘law’ could inform glacier-flow models

Equation designed to measure movement over soft ground. This article and associated student activity is suited to students in years 4, 6, 7, and 10 studying Physical and Earth and Space Sciences. They focus on the practical application of frictional … Continued

Looking to improve aeroplanes, computer designs bird wing

Topics: Biological Sciences - Genetics Chemical Sciences - Materials Physical Sciences - Forces Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering. Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter Physical Sciences - Forces and … Continued

Milky Way’s long-lost sibling found

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Physical Sciences - Gravity Additional: Careers, Maths; Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Physical Sciences - Forces and Motion Years: 7, 10 Milky Way’s … Continued

Rats off the hook for the Black Death

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Cells; The Body Additional - Maths Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Form and Function Years: 9 Rats off the hook for the Black Death Rats off the hook for the Black Death … Continued