Sean Geoghegan – Meet a Medical Physicist

Sean uses physics and radiation to help treat cancer. Can used alongside Biological Sciences Curriculum for year 9 or Physical Sciences for year 10 as well as Work Studies Curriculum. Video Length: 10:59m Sean Geoghegan – Meet a Medical Physicist … Continued

Darker eggs have their purpose

Word Count: 362 Colour helps with survival in more ways than one. Use this article with students in years 5, 7, 8, and 10 studying Biological or Physical Sciences. It would be particularly suited to those with an interest in … Continued

Holy galloping ants

Word Count: 651 The Saharan silver ant clocks up record speeds over blistering hot sands. This article could be used to demonstrate an application of specific adaptations to students in years 5, 8, 9, and 10. Contextual maths and activity … Continued

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 - … Continued

Renewable energy for industry is no sweat with new system

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-renewable resources; The Changing Earth Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 7, 10 Renewable energy for industry is no sweat with new system … Continued

Pursuit of perfection will slow down the energy transition

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-Renewable Resources; The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 7, 10 Pursuit of … Continued

Revealed: why grapes spark when you microwave them

Topics: Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 9 Revealed: why grapes spark when you microwave them | Cosmos Word Count: 717 When you make a grape flash, does it give a … Continued

Cheaper, more efficient solar technology a step closer

Topics: Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 10 Cheaper, more efficient solar technology a step closer Word Count: 410 Australian researchers have boosted the efficiency of solar cells by … Continued