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Snakes Alive!

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Remember, remember the 5th of November…

But does anyone remember the indoor fireworks that were so popular when I was growing up? More

Happy birthday Darwin!

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February 12th is Darwin Day, the day we celebrate Charles Darwin and his great achievement of proposing the theory of natural selection by evolution.  More

Who’s the Daddy?

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It was announced on Tuesday that Boots will be selling home paternity testing kits in all of its stores.  These kits have been available over the counter at a few other chemists and online but this is the first time that they have been exposed to potentially millions of people.

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Teaching science using chocolate

Image: André Karwath

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Today is the start of Chocolate week in the UK.  This event celebrates the country’s favourite sweet treat with a host of cocoa-filled happenings around the country.  And what a great excuse opportunity for some science lessons using chocolate. More