Here are some great resources to help you learn more

 

 

PHYSICS AND MATHS WEBSITES

 

For more information on a variety of physics topics:

http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/hframe.html

 

For help with maths:

https://www.khanacademy.org

 

A science blog by Robin Ince - A stand up comedian who is well known for presenting the BBC Radio Show 'The Infinite Monkey Cage' with Brian Cox

http://robinince.wordpress.com/

 

 

 

SCIENCE RELATED TV SHOWS, PODCASTS, RADIO SHOWS AND MORE

 

Dara O'Briain's Science Club:

(A great TV show that investigates current scientific projects around the world and explores the future)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b037mkj3

 

More interesting physics news and articles from the futuristic physicist Michio Kaku:

http://mkaku.org/

 

Videos, radio shows and news articles from the theoretical physicist Jim Al-Khalili:

http://www.jimal-khalili.com/
 

A nuclear physics blog; the author, Paul Stevenson, is a UK nuclear physics researcher:

http://blogoftheisotopes.blogspot.co.uk/

 

An entertaining and education podcast by Brian Cox and Robin Ince:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00snr0w/series

 

 

 

SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES AND INSTITUTES

 

The Institute of Physics hosts a number of events and provides many useful resources for teachers and students:

http://www.iop.org/

 

The Royal Society is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence which host a number of events:

http://royalsociety.org/

 

 

 

UK BASED SCIENTIFIC ORGANISATIONS

 

STEMNET organise a number of events, aimed to inspire young people in science, technology, engineering and maths. They also provide many resources for teachers:

http://www.stemnet.org.uk/

 

 

 

GREAT PLACES TO VISIT

 

To learn more about the Kennedy Space centre and for a virtual tour of the facility:

http://www.kennedyspacecenter.com/

http://googleblog.blogspot.co.uk/2012/08/celebrate-kennedy-space-centers-50th.html

http://www.google.co.uk/maps/about/behind-the-scenes/streetview/treks/nasa/

 

For a virtual tour of the LHC, CERN in Switzerland:

https://www.google.com/maps/views/view/streetview/cern/cern-atlas/kWZ2TA53b9AAAAQJODkDDg?gl=us&heading=121&pitch=98&fovy=75

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