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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Best of luck for the future, James!

James Piercy, the head of science made simple East in Norwich, is leaving science made simple for new adventures in public engagement. We are really going to miss him but we are also really excited for him in his new

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Why do eyebrow hairs stop growing?

by Peri Jones Have you ever wondered why your eyebrow hair is not covering your whole face? It saves time and money on getting it cut, but why does it not grow as long as the hair on your head?

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BIG Event 2017

By Becca Smithers From 19th-21st July science communicators from the UK and beyond gathered at the Centre for Life in Newcastle to attend the BIG Event, a conference for STEM communicators. Not only would I be attending BIG Event 2017, I

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How to make a stress (or fun) ball

by Zach Holmes (8). One of our little smsers, Zach Holmes, is working for us over the summer. Here is his video. He scripted and edited it all himself, explaining how to make a simple stress ball, or as he

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