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
World's fishing fleets mapped from orbit
Satellite tracking shows fishing's footprint on Earth is now over four times that of agriculture.
Wildlife secrets of Nigeria's last wilderness
Rare chimps, leopards and pangolins have been caught on camera in the forests of Nigeria's largest national park.
'Fishing continued' after East China sea oil spill
Satellite images obtained by the BBC show that fishing continued for days after a massive oil spill
Neanderthals were capable of making art
Contrary to the traditional view of them as brutes, it turns out that Neanderthals enjoyed making art.
Plastic straws could be banned, suggests Michael Gove
The environment secretary suggests outlawing plastic straws could be easier after Brexit.
SpaceX launches broadband pathfinders
The US rocket company puts up two satellites to test technologies for a broadband mega-constellation.
Mutation 'gives bats edge over deadly viruses'
A single mutation in an immunity gene may explain why bats can carry deadly viruses and not get sick.
Ancient Britons 'replaced' by newcomers
Britain's Stone Age population was almost completely replaced some 4,500 years ago, a study shows.
Seychelles protects an area 'as big as Britain' in Indian Ocean
A novel deal with donors including Leonardo DiCaprio turned public debt into conservation funding.
Government loses clean air court case
Campaigners win a third High Court victory over the UK government's plans to tackle air pollution.
Origins of land plants pushed back in time
Plants appeared on land 100 million years earlier than previously thought, according to new research.

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Events
Action
• 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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Proposed Battery Storage Facility - Parish Council Questions and Answers
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Burwell Lode Bridge
Burwell - St Mary's Church
Burwell Windmill
Burwell Lode
Village News
January Newsletter.pdf
The new cafe at 105 The Causeway Burwell, CB25 0DU Opens Tuesday 5th December
ELK Cafe Web Site
BBC News - Cambridgeshire
HMP Littlehey prisoner charged with false imprisonment
The convicted sex offender is accused of assaulting a female prison officer at HMP Littlehey.
Time-lapse shows A1 Brampton bridge demolition
The bridge has been replaced as part of the £1.5bn upgrade of the A14.
Syrian refugee: 'Finding a UK family is a great thing'
Faraj Alnasser, 21, found a family to live with in Cambridge after fleeing Syria.
University lecturers begin strike in pension dispute
Lecturers at 64 universities walk out over changes they say could halve their retirement income.
Careless drivers overtaking cyclists in Cambridge face fines
Drivers face fines for careless driving if they are not allowing enough "safe pass" space.
Cambridge University treadmill to cut rowing congestion
A Cambridge University college said the treadmill gives the option of training indoors.
Work begins on £6m road rebuilding scheme in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk
Eleven damaged stretches of roads across rural Cambridgeshire and Suffolk are being repaired.
Peterborough United v AFC Wimbledon
Live coverage of Saturday's League One game between Peterborough United and AFC Wimbledon.
Accrington Stanley v Cambridge United
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Accrington Stanley and Cambridge United.

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