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The velocity of caviar

Sunday 20 April 2014

Last Christmas I got one of Heston Blumethals kits that combine science with cookery (molecular gastronomy). It's Easter Sunday... more

NOS or TOK ?

Thursday 17 April 2014

Ever since the introduction of NOS into the new syllabus I have been trying to figure out what the difference is between NOS and... more

Fluorescence in plastic sheets

Sunday 13 April 2014

On Friday my first year class was doing a design lab on coils and magnets. One student wanted to drop a magnet though a coil and measure... more

Royal wave

Wednesday 9 April 2014

Queen Sonja of Norway is the patron of UWCRCN and yesterday she visited our school (News item). She likes to see all sides of life at the college... more

Balloons with no charge

Wednesday 2 April 2014

This week my first year classes have been doing a design experiment related to balloons. I started with my usual spiel about the physical properties... more

Variations in G

Tuesday 1 April 2014

It didn't take more than a couple of seconds before I saw the date at the top of this article -on climbers website UK Climbing - and realised... more

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