Refracted Glory

Before Galileo, Descartes and Newton, Thomas Harriot made some of the breakthroughs ascribed to his famous peers – but as Robyn Arianrhod explains, it’s his investigation into an everyday occurrence that shows just what it takes to discover a scientific … Continued

Venus keeps teasing us about life

Phosphine gas has been detected in the atmosphere of Venus. This fascinating article is well suited to year 4-12 students who are studying any science and are interested in the needs for life and the search for life in the … 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