Posts Tagged ‘Marvin & Milo’
There was much science to see and do at the Norman Lockyer Observatory in Sidmouth on Saturday, 7 August where the IOP-SW was once again invited to run a hands-on physics stand at their annual Astronomy Fair. Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the South Coast, this event attracts several hundred visitors each year. [...]
For the 4th year running the Physics stand at Bath Taps Into Science made its presence felt, despite the biggest ever number of contributors at this year’s Hands-on Science Fair. Helped by an enthusiastic bunch of students from the Physics Department at Bath University, visitors produced plenty of noise from cups, coat-hangers, lolly-sticks and even a bin! The 2 [...]
Imagine this… A school with no running water, where the labs have just basic apparatus, no gas, one power point each, and only sporadic electricity. This is the situation at the Kabale School, Bukoba, Tanzania, which faced David Morgan & Christine Forbes – a science teacher & a chemistry technician from The Thomas Hardye School, [...]
Warm sunshine and big crowds greeted us at the 2009 Devon County Show. Amongst the amazing variety of animal shows, displays and local traders, physicists from across the South West ran a hands-on science stand as part of the ‘Science WithinTent’ marquee for the second year running. Along with the organisers – Devon & [...]
Marvin & Milo’s fun physics made its first appearance at the the annual Bath Taps Into Science Fair on March 13th & 14th 2009. Students from the Physics Department at Bath University enthusiastically demonstrated some of the ‘Do Try This At Home‘ experiments to the fascinated school children and residents of Bath.