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
Time, not material goods, 'raises happiness'
Contentment comes from paying others to take on chores such as cleaning and cooking, a study says.
South African child 'virtually cured' of HIV
The nine-year-old has no active HIV in the body after catching the infection at birth.
High risk of 'unprecedented' winter downpours - Met Office
A new analysis suggests there's a greater chance of the heavy rain that led to extensive flooding in 2014.
World's first floating wind farm emerges off coast of Scotland
The revolutionary technology allows wind power to be harvested in waters too deep for current turbines.
Electricity shake-up could save consumers 'up to £40bn'
New rules will encourage UK consumers to generate and store their own power, ministers say.
Fukushima disaster: Robot finds possible melted nuclear fuel
An underwater robot spotted the lava-like rocks inside a reactor of Japan's destroyed nuclear plant.
Farm subsidies 'must be earned' - Michael Gove
Environment Secretary Michael Gove plans to pay farmers for protecting the environment and creating rural jobs.
New Mexico boy trips over 1.2 million year old fossil
A 10-year-old boy's stumble unearthed a prehistoric skull, which he then got the chance to help excavate.
Elephant seals 'recognise vocal rhythm'
Male elephant seals recognise the rhythm of one another's voices, researchers say.
Poaching pushes pangolin closer to extinction
Pangolins in the forests of Africa are at risk of being pushed to extinction like their Asian relatives.
Moon dust bag sold for $1.8m at New York auction
The bag was used by astronaut Neil Armstrong to collect the first ever samples of the Moon in 1969.

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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
Corrie Mckeague: Mother considers landfill injunction
Nicola Urquhart says she wants to stop police filling a landfill where she thinks her son's body is.
St Neots shooting: Man was lawfully killed jury finds
An inquest concludes into the death of a father-of-three who took his children hostage.
March stolen horses: Seven found, one still missing
Seven animals have been found but one remains missing following the theft earlier this month.
Man arrested over 50p robbery of woman, 84
He allegedly grabbed the woman's handbag and stole the money before making off on a bicycle.
Simon Dobbin: Brain damaged football fan faces attackers in court
Simon Dobbin was left unable to walk or talk after being attacked in Southend in March 2015.
Toy frog's trip into space for Swavesey school project
A toy frog is launched into space for a Cambridgeshire school's project.
Hong Kong Masters 2017: Neil Robertson beats O'Sullivan in final
Neil Robertson beats Ronnie O'Sullivan 6-3 in the final of the Hong Kong Masters to seal a first title in 13 months.
Aaron Pierre: Northampton Town sign former Wycombe Wanderers defender
Northampton Town sign former Wycombe Wanderers centre-back Aaron Pierre on a three-year deal.
Michael Bostwick and Harry Anderson: Lincoln City sign Peterborough United duo
Lincoln City complete the double signing of Peterborough pair Michael Bostwick and Harry Anderson for an undisclosed fee.
David Forde: Cambridge sign former Millwall and Republic of Ireland keeper
Cambridge United sign former Republic of Ireland goalkeeper David Forde on a one-year contact.
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