Science and Space links

Air and Water Chemistry for Kids
Once you've read up on the basics of chemistry, you can check your knowledge of some simple themes through games and other fun activities.
Air and Water Chemistry for Kids
Amazing Space
Space telescope education program
Amazing Space
Ask an Expert
Scientific American site
Ask an Expert
Astronomy at Home
Home Astronomer Guide
A Guide for Exploring Outer Space from Your Backyard
Astronomy at Home
Bug Club
For young entomologists
Bug Club
Center For Game Science.org
Games focused on scientific discovery, discovering optimal learning pathways for STEM education, cognitive skill training , and games that explore collective over individual intelligence
Center For Game Science.org
Cool Science for curious kids
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Cool Science for curious kids
CHEM4KIDS
Chemistry for you know who
CHEM4KIDS
Chemistry Resources for Students and Teachers
Another page like this one with links to sites containing chemistry related information useful to students and teachers
Chemistry Resources for Students and Teachers
Chemistry Behind Cleaning
Explaining pH Scales, Surfactants and links to other cleaning chemistry resources
Chemistry Behind Cleaning
CODE.ORG
Learn how to write computer code
CODE.ORG
Discovery Kids
Science, Dinosaurs, Sharks, Space, Earth, Animalas etc. with Apps, Books and Activities
Discovery Kids
Engineer Girl
Engineers, what they do and how to be one.
Engineer Girl
Great Websites For Kids
A directory of sites aimed at the young. Grouped by categories: Astronomy & Space, Biology, Chemistry & Physics, General Science,Geology ,Science Experiments, Weather & Environment

Kid's Chemistry 101
Find out more about chemistry
Kid's Chemistry 101
Last Word
From New Scientist magazine, search for your interest
Last Word
Learn Chemistry
Hundreds of resources to help you learn and teach the fundamentals of chemistry (From the Royal Society of Chemistry)
Learn Chemistry
Mad Scientist Network
You don't have to be mad
Mad Scientist Network
Mathmol
Matter, Water and Energy explained
Mathmol
Metric Conversion Calculators
Help your Mum and Dad out
Metric Conversion Calculators
Natural History Museum
Wonderful place and a nice site
Natural History Museum
Periodic Table
Simpler version of above from Chemical Elements.Com
Periodic Table
Periodic Table (Visual Elements)
Interactive and brought to life by The Royal Society of Chemistry
Periodic Table (Visual Elements)
Science Made Simple
Simple explanations
Science Made Simple
StarChild
A Learning Center for Young Astronomers
StarChild
The Global Experiment 2014: The art of crystallisation
Aged 7 to 16? Collaborate with thousands of students from around the world by taking part in this experiment
The Global Experiment 2014: The art of crystallisation
BBC News - Science & Environment
How Greenland would look without its ice sheet
Scientists stitch together decades of survey data to reveal a hidden world of mountains and canyons.
Hurricane Harvey rainfall 'weighed 127bn tonnes'
Scientists established how much rain fell by measuring how much the Earth compressed during the storm.
Sea reptile fossil gives clues to life in ancient oceans
A new fossil is shedding light on the marine reptiles that swam at the time of the dinosaurs.
Warmer Arctic is the 'new normal'
The reliably frozen Arctic is history, say scientists who warn of an unprecedented rate of warming.
Nasa's New Horizons probe strikes distant gold
New observations suggest America's Pluto probe will see more than one object on its next flyby.
Dracula ticks in amber tell ancient blood-sucking tale
Feathered dinosaurs were covered in ticks just like modern animals, according to fossil evidence.
Jupiter Great Red Spot has deep roots
Nasa's Juno probe begins to unlock the workings of the mighty storm that has raged on Jupiter for over 150 years.
Interstellar asteroid checked for alien technology
A project searching for life in the cosmos will scan the first interstellar asteroid for signs of alien technology.
Climate change: Trump will bring US back into Paris deal - Macron
But the French leader says he will not agree to a demand that America's terms should be negotiated.
'Worrying alarm call' for world's birds on brink of extinction
Seabirds such as the kittiwake are being pushed to the brink of extinction, say conservationists.
Pacific 'baby island' is natural lab to study Mars
A newly emerged volcanic island will help trace the Red Planet's water history and the search for life.

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BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Myles Bradbury: Victim 'destroyed’ by Addenbrooke's abuse doctor
The blood cancer specialist used a spy pen to take pictures of his victims and was jailed for 22 years.
Christmas rail strikes announced by two rail companies
Passengers will be affected by 24-hour strikes on 27 and 31 December.
Ex-Cambridge University fellow leaves after sexism apology
Dr Peter Hutchinson apologised for commenting on female students then "withdrew" completely from the college.
Marine flare explodes at Waterbeach recycling centre
The marine flare goes off as a worker at a recycling centre is sifting through waste.
John Brackenbury died after another patient prioritised
John Brackenbury died hours before his life-saving operation was due to take place.
Eric Cooper: Ex-coach 'abused boy he met at match'
Eric Cooper denies two two charges of assaulting a boy under the age of 14.
St Neots jogger finds 7ft-long boa constrictor on run
The 7ft-long snake is thought to have been abandoned by its owner, the RSPCA says.
Animals captured enjoying the snow in the East
Animals big and small have been enjoying the snow across the east of England.
The shoes hidden in homes to ward off evil
Why did people hide old shoes in their homes?
Peterborough United 5-2 Woking
Jack Marriott scores in each half as Peterborough eventually shake off Woking to book an FA Cup third-round tie at Aston Villa.

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