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Monthly Archives: June 2017

Wendy receives an MBE!

We are absolutely DELIGHTED to announce that science made simple‘s founding director, Wendy Sadler, has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Wendy started the company in 2002 with a mission to inspire the next generation of

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“I’m not a Scientist” – Giant Flower Diagram

By Farhin Begum Hello Friends, This is a wonderful and easy activity that the children (and yourself) will enjoy! We will look at what is inside a flower and how we can make our own out of paper, cardboard and

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Posted in Activity, Biology, Exploring Science, Primary

Why do I sleep better when camping?

by Wendy Sadler I’m three nights back from a camping trip near the sea. My comfy bed, a warm quilt, no risk of being rained on – you’d think I’d be luxuriating in some good sleep… But no. I have

Posted in Biology, Exploring Science, Physics

Would a T-Rex see me if I stood still?

By Rhys L Griffiths “Don’t move, he can’t see us if we don’t move.” We’ve all heard these words muttered by Dr Alan Grant as the T-Rex break free from it’s enclosure and starts sniffing around the jeeps. That is

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Could I Outrun a Dinosaur?

By Rhys L Griffiths When I was a child I thought the idea of Jurassic Park was incredible. A place where you could go and see actual real life dinosaurs! What could be better than that? Then recently I saw

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