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
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
Einstein’s waves detected in star smash
Scientists detect the warping of space generated by the collision of two neutron stars.
'Big, bad wolf' image flawed - scientists
New research casts doubt on the idea that dogs are naturally more tolerant and friendly than wolves.
1,000mph 'Bloodhound' rocket car fires up
World Land Speed record holder Andy Green describes the sensation of starting up the Bloodhound supersonic car for the first time.
Penguins die in 'catastrophic' Antarctic breeding season
Only two chicks survived in a colony of 36,000 in a "catastrophic" breeding season in east Antarctica.
Nasa carbon space observatory 'watches Earth breathe'
A US space agency satellite provides new insights on how CO2 is moved through Earth's atmosphere.
How do you build the next-generation internet?
What will it take to build the ultra-fast internet of the future?
DNA study provides insight into how to live longer
A year in school adds nearly a year to your life, study in Edinburgh shows.
UK-Dutch-built Sentinel launches to track air quality
Sentinel-5P lifts off from Russia to make 20 million daily observations of pollution across the globe.
Ozone layer recovery could be delayed by 30 years
Rising global emissions of some chemicals could slow the progress made in healing the ozone layer.
Clean Growth Plan could see stamp duty incentive for homeowners
The changes are part of the Clean Growth Plan to reduce the UK's greenhouse emissions.
Satellites spy Antarctic 'upside-down ice canyon'
An Antarctic ice shelf is shown to have a deep gorge cut in its underside by warm ocean water.

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Burwell Fen Burwell - From Church Tower Burwell - St Mary's Church Burwell Windmill Burwell Lode
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"Burwell Buses and Coaches", By Jim Neale
New book summarising the history of Burwell & District buses and coaches with hundreds of colour images. Priced at £15
email Jim Neale
Burwell Surgery Flu Clinic Dates
The Burwell Surgery Open Flu Immunisation Dates
(Click for PDF File)
"Memories Of Burwell", By Frank Czucha
Newly published book containing over 300 photos of former schools, shops and companies etc. is now available from Tina's in North Street. Priced at £12.99
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
Driverless bus 'pod' tests under way in Cambridge
The buses could run between Trumpington Park and Ride and Cambridge Station after 20:00.
Matthew Falder posed as female artist for online sex attacks
The Cambridge graduate admitted dozens of offences, including encouraging the rape of a four-year-old.
Man appears in court after two die in water-filled ditch crash
A Mazda crashed into a water-filled ditch on Friday, killing the two passengers in the rear.
Cambridge museum celebrates history of women in computing
The Centre for Computing History looks at the unheralded role of women, including the composer of the Dr Who theme.
The city where children go to school in a plywood box
Cambridge has the highest concentration of box bikes of any place of its size outside the Netherlands.
Doctor Who: Tom Baker finishes abandoned 1979 Shada serial
Doctor Who star Tom Baker has returned to complete unfinished episodes 36 years after they were abandoned.
Peterborough United 0-1 Gillingham
Lee Martin's long-range strike gives Gillingham victory at Peterborough, only their second of the season in League One.
Lincoln City 0-0 Cambridge United
Lincoln and Cambridge play out a 0-0 League Two draw in a game of few chances at Sincil Bank.
Newmarket: US Navy Flag wins Dewhurst Stakes in 1-2-3-4 for Aidan O'Brien
US Navy Flag wins the Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket in a 1-2-3-4 for trainer Aidan O'Brien, who is now one win away from the record Group One tally in a year.

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