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Crime Scene Science: Solve Mysteries by Investigating Drops

An activity to explore the behaviour of liquids and how they can be used as evidence.

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Harmonies in your head: make amazing sounds only you can hear

A simple activity to explore how sound is made. All you need is a friend and a piece of string.

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How does pressure propel sailboats?

An activity about air pressure to explore what makes a good sail. You'll need some foil, styrofoam, paper, straws, a long pipe, tape, scissors, a stopwatch and water.

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How Do Bridge Designs Compare?

An activity to explore the strength of different designs of bridges. You'll need several drinking straws, masking tape, thread, scissors, four paper clips, a paper cup, lots of coins, all the same ...

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Skewered - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about inertia. All you need is a metal skewer, apple, hammer and an adult to supervise.

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Melting race - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about conduction. All you need is a plastic container, a metal frying pan and two identical ice cubes.

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Tin Can Telephone

A really simple experiment to use old tin cans. This experiment is about sound and all you need is two metal cans and some string.

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Head hanger - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about inertia. All you need is a metal clothes hanger and plasticine.

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Swinging coat hanger - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about centripetal force. All you need is a metal coat hanger, pound coin and file.

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Musical coat hanger - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about sound. All you need is a metal coat hanger, two pieces of string and a fork.

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