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We use some form of force almost every minute!

Indeed we can’t always see forces, but we can see the effects of forces everyday and how they impact on the world around us. The famous Newton’s first law of motion tells us that:  “An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in [...]

By |July 1st, 2013|0 Comments

How on earth do planes fly?

The below article is courtesy of our resident IntoScientist and passionate educator, Dave Canavan. A Jumbo Jet (Boeing 747) can weigh up to 390 metric tonnes when it is ready to take off. It holds about 400 people on average, all of their luggage and massive quantities of fuel, yet despite all of this mass, [...]

By |June 28th, 2013|0 Comments