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
Earth-i plans space video network
Earth-i promises daily, fast-turn-around pictures and colour video of the planet's surface.
Aurora Australis: Colourful show hits Australia and New Zealand
Onlookers are treated to a spectacular display as the Southern Lights hit Australia and New Zealand.
Climate change: Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal
The US president says he will announce this week if he will pull out of the Paris agreement.
Britain's great explorations now online
The Royal Geographical Society is releasing films of its scientific explorations from the early 20th Century.
Terrorists' moral judgment probed in psychology test
Researchers say their study identifies "cognitive factors" that might lie behind brutal acts.
Juno peers below Jupiter's clouds
Scientists say the Solar System's biggest planet is showing itself to be far more complex than anyone thought.
New Zealand space launch is first from a private site
The first ever launch from New Zealand is a step towards making it cheaper to get cargo into space.
Schiaparelli: Crashed lander was ill-prepared for Mars
The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at landing on the surface of Mars, a report suggests.
Flamingo balancing act saves energy
Flamingos expend less energy standing on one leg than in a two-legged stance, scientists confirm.
Frozen 'space sperm' passes fertility test
Viable mouse sperm stored in space gives hope for sperm banks on the Moon, a Japanese team says.
Lean-burn physiology gives Sherpas peak-performance
Nepalese mountain guides have a physiology that uses oxygen more efficiently than lowlanders.

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Events
Burwell Carnival Logo
Burwell Carnival 17th June 2017
Ely Science Festival
19 May - 18 June 2017
A month long event of interactive fun and discovery exploring science and the natural world through art, music, exhibitions and fun activities for all ages.
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Village News
"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
Zoo tiger death: Victim named as Rosa King
A friend says Rosa King, who died at Hamerton Park on Monday, was the "shining light" of the zoo.
Cambridge American Cemetery photo appeal for US war dead
The UK's only permanent US World War Two military burial ground is "full of young life".
#GetsMyVote: Radio DJs at a community station have their say
Radio DJs at community volunteer station Cambridge 105 talk about what #GetsMyVote.
Curious cat finds fox cub 'lodging' under Welney sofa
It is thought the cub had been in the house for several days before being found by the curious cat.
Double-decker bus home created for Cambridgeshire family
A man from Cambridgeshire is planning to move his family into a bus.
'Sadistic' Cambridge child abuser Garth Gatland convicted
He made a young girl stand naked at a window a subjected her to waterboarding, police said.
Posh fans raise £100K for Chris Turner Peterborough statue
The statue has been created after fans of the former Peterborough United boss raised more than £100,000.
Hit-and-run crash amputee Shaun Whiter completes charity ride
Shaun Whiter lost his legs after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on a roadside.
Jabo Ibehre: Cambridge United sign Carlisle United forward
Cambridge United sign striker Jabo Ibehre after he rejects the offer of a new deal at Carlisle United.
Jack Baldwin: Peterborough United defender signs new deal
Peterborough United defender Jack Baldwin signs a new two-year contract with the League One club.
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