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Tangled in Mathematics?

By Leanne Gunn If you are yet to see Disney’s 2010 animated movie Tangled then you are really missing out! It is a good old fashioned fairy tale full of charming characters, frightful villains, catchy songs and frying pans… Loosely based

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The Science of Disney

Here at science made simple, we have written a string of blogs exploring the science within classic animated Disney films. So we decided to group them all together so you Disneyphiles don’t have to look far to get your fix

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Unlikely Animal Friends!

By Becca Smithers The Internet is full of unlikely animal friends, but in nature you can quite often find different species partnering up. How often does this happen in the wild? “Mutualism” is the word used to describe animals of

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How Could an Elephant Fly?

By Rhys L Griffiths “But I be done seen about everything, when I see an elephant fly”. Following on from the recent run of Disney science blogs, we at the science made simple office started questioning other fantastical films and the

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The Real Life Jungle Book

By Rhys L Griffiths Ever since I was a child I have been obsessed with the Jungle Book. Obsessed may seem a little strong but I’m sat here wearing my Jungle Book shoes with my Jungle Book bag with a

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