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If you currently have an MX-10 in school and are having problems getting started, please take a look at our latest issue of our troubleshooting document. If none of the steps in the document help, then please contact the IRIS…Continue Reading

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Chemistry and geography teacher Steffi Meincke welcomed me to Munich for the final leg of my travels courtesy of the WCMT. Otto-von-Taube-Gymnasium was not originally on my list of schools to visit, however, meeting Steffi at the St Paul’s International…Continue Reading

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My apologies for lack of posts recently, getting back to the UK and back into the classroom was quite a shock to the system, trying to distil all the great stuff I’ve seen a rather large task. However, my excitement…Continue Reading

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Our friends at Abingdon Science Club were interviewed about their work with us, take a look!

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Here’s a nice round up of the experiment to capture radon daughter products from Gregor Steele at SSERC. You can access the experimental outline for this here.

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I have just been in to collect a detector from The Community School of Auchterarder and it sounds as though they’ve done some fantastic work collecting data from different sites and different types of rocks. Here’s a selection of some…Continue Reading

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It’s not often that you find yourself unwittingly on a movie or TV set, but that’s where I accidentally found myself after a fantastic meeting with Dr Elaine Humphrey of the University of Victoria and a number of her colleagues…Continue Reading

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For the last couple of high schools I visited I thought it worth bringing together into a post to look at the influence of external providers to transform the experience of the students.  I think it would be fair to…Continue Reading

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Los Altos HS Mountain View, Ca I was met last week by Greg Stoehr, department chair and ‘surf before school’ teacher of environmental science and biology at Los Altos HS. It was clear from the outset that schools I have…Continue Reading

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An interesting diversion from what I have seen and experienced so far has been my time at James Enochs High School in Modesto, California. Award-winning science maestro, Dave Menshew introduced me to his forensic science classes this week. This is part of the James Enochs…Continue Reading