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
Gazing monkeys image wins top wildlife photo award
Two snub-nosed monkeys sitting on a stone is the top shot at Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2018.
A long walk: New insight into history of dogs and humans
A study of ancient dog DNA shows man's best friend has been at our side for at least 9,000 years.
Pompeii: Vesuvius eruption may have been later than thought
Mount Vesuvius erupted on 24 August, 79 AD - or at least, that's what historians thought until now.
The 'ugly duckling' fossil from the deep
Meet the baby reptile that is shedding new light on the giants that lived at the time of T. rex.
US senator Elizabeth Warren faces backlash after indigenous DNA claim
President Donald Trump goes on the attack after the Cherokee nation dismisses Elizabeth Warren's claim.
Bloodhound supersonic car hits financial roadblock
The UK-led supersonic car project goes into administration. There are just weeks to save the venture.
Would you eat slaughter-free meat?
There's a looming crisis over the world's appetite for meat. This chicken nugget may be the answer.
Fracking starts at landmark Lancashire site
It is first time fracking has occurred in the UK since it was linked to earthquakes in 2011.
Trump: Climate change scientists have 'political agenda'
The US president says he accepts the climate is changing but does not want to "lose millions of jobs".
Olive Harrisson: Story of unsung gardener revealed
Who was Miss Harrisson? We now know the story of the gardening pioneer denied a scholarship in 1898.
Rothera wharf 'kit of parts' heading to Antarctica
A team is preparing for the trip to the "most remote construction site in the world".
Events
Action
Volunteer Opportunities
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• Aura Power, a renewable energy developer, is looking to develop a battery-based energy storage system (BESS) on land at Weirs Drove, Burwell

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Area Photos
FynNet
Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
Village News
Burwell Surgery NHS Flu Jab
Our Saturday open clinics are on Saturday 29th September for adults only 9.00-12.00 noon.
In October, Saturday 20th from 9.00-12.00 noon - just turn up!
Can't make an open clinic? - book your appointment with Reception.
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
UK's railway stations with most train delays revealed
Ten of Britain's busiest stations have seen more than half of all trains in 2018 delayed, research finds.
Dark web paedophile Matthew Falder's sentence reduced
Matthew Falder, branded one of Britain's most "prolific paedophiles", was initially jailed for 32 years.
Four in court over 200 burglary conspiracy across East
The burglaries, in which £2m-worth of goods were taken, happened between February and December 2017.
Pasta, sauce and tomatoes spilled in Doddington lorry crash
Forty-four tonnes of pasta, tomatoes and sauce are spilled onto the A141 in Cambridgeshire.
Nigeria kidnapping: Doctor says he has forgiven captors
Dr David Donovan and his wife Shirley speak about their "nightmare" ordeal for the first time.
Centenary toast for British soldier's Belgium-brewed WW1 ale
Sgt Jack Payne's Silly Scotch Ale is celebrated 100 years on in the Belgium town it is named after.
Rothera wharf 'kit of parts' heading to Antarctica
A team is preparing for the trip to the "most remote construction site in the world".
World Conker Champions 2018 crowned in Northamptonshire
About 250 competitors braved wet, cold and blustery conditions to take part.
Cambridge to split up 'problem' Chinese tour groups
The city's tourism body said groups of 50 people standing together were making the streets "impassable".
Scunthorpe United 0-2 Peterborough United
Peterborough striker Matt Godden scores twice in seven minutes as they beat Scunthorpe to reclaim second place in League One.
Cambridge United 0-1 Milton Keynes Dons
Cambridge United's woeful home form continues as they lose against MK Dons in League Two.

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