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Generation Beyond Timeline

Take a look at the past missions that have helped make Mars exploration a possibility and the new challenges faced by engineers and astronauts.

Wow in the World podcasts

Learn all about the coolest new stories in science and technology with these podcasts you and the rest of your family can enjoy!

Xploration Station – Mummify an apple

Create faces in your apple and then preserve it just like the Egyptians used to!

Xploration Station – The Tablecloth Trick

Have you always wanted to know how to do the table cloth trick? Well in this video Steve tells you just how!

Xploration Station – Soda Can Swing

In this video Steve teaches you how to make a soda can pendulum and how you can play a fun trick on your friends with it!

Xploration Station – Make a Balloon Rocket

Watch Steve Spangler as he shows you how to make a balloon into a rocket!

Xploration Station – Make a Lava Lamp

Learn how to make your own lava lamp using only water, oil and heartburn tablets!

Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life

Did you know that for nearly nine-tenths of Earth’s history there were no animals or plants! Learn more amazing facts on this website!

Earth

Learn all about the seasons, continents, volcanoes, oceans and much more!

Hour of Code – Moana

Learn some of the basics of coding using the characters from the movie Moana.

Play and Learn Science

12 simple games that let you explore shadows, weather patterns, forces and much more!

World Wildlife Fund

Can you name any endangered species? Learn all about them and how we can help them with this interactive app.

Please Do Feed the Animals

Can you sort the animals so they are given the right food?

Fun Kids Science Weekly Podcast

Join Dan as he explores the latest science stories with special guests and experts.

Build a Biome

Learn what a biome is and then build one by selecting the appropriate plants, animals, precipitation level and temperature!

Switch Zoo

See what creatures you can create by mixing and matching the head, the body and the tail of different animals!

Fun Kids Podcast Shorts

These podcasts are just a few minutes long but are packed full of interesting science facts!

Blue-Bot

Can you programme Blue-Bot to get it to where it needs to go?

Gears Logic Puzzles

Can you connect the gear wheels to make the red gear wheel spin?

Minecraft Hour of Code Tutorials

Learn the coding basics and bring the minecraft world to life!

Classic Maze

A great introduction to Blockly programming, work your way through the 20 levels featuring characters from Angry Birds and Ice Age.

Star Wars: Building a Galaxy with Code

Learn the basics of coding with your favourite Star Wars characters BB-8, R2-D2 and C-3PO.

Code with Anna and Elsa

Use code to programme Anna and Elsa to ice skate and make patterns in the ice.

Skyview Lite

Use your phones camera to identify stars, constellations and satellites in the sky!

Hopscotch: Make Games

Have you ever wanted to build your own game, as well as play it? Well you can do just that with this app!

Ultimate Dinopedia: Complete Dinosaur Reference

Impress your friends with tons of fun facts, stats, images and videos from this dinosaur encyclopedia.

Lightbot: Code Hour

Programme lightbot to move to all the blue squares and light them up!

Essential Skeleton 4

An interactive 3D skeleton to learn all the essential bony anatomy!

Cato’s Hike Lite

Cato has discovered a new world! Help him explore it by programming him to move around the new world!

Steve Spangler Science

Impress your friends with these fun tricks and illusions and learn the science behind them!

Terrific Scientific – Games

Did you know you can make a battery using a potato? Find out more fun facts and play some great games on this sciencey site!

Terrific Scientific – Do It Yourself

Have you ever made a mini hovercraft or a tornado in a bottle? Well now you can with this great selection of experiments!

DIY Lake Science

Learn everything you need to know about freshwater ecosystems with this collection of videos and activities!

Playground Physics

Ever wondered how fast you can run? Calculate your speed in the playground along with lots of other measurements with this great app!

Pond Life

In this game you must identify the pond life animals that are dependent on each other. Photograph a pair and find out how one helps the other!

Anything You Can Do

Your plant is under attack from an army of ants, you must select the correct shape to defend against the individual attack of each ant!

Eye, eye!

Do you know what your blind spot is? Find out in this fun eye test!

Bubbles Squared

Bubbles are normally spherical, with this activity you can learn how to make a bubble that's a cube!

Whizz Pop Bang!

A fun science magazine with lots of experiments, quizzes, news and interviews with real scientists!

Brain Freeze

Join Doctor Knowles and Doctor McCork as they answer some of your big science questions!

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Learn about the great outdoors with this selection of fun indoor and outdoor activities!

Ultimate Brain

Join Dr Brain as he performs some science magic tricks!

DOGO News

All the latest science news in easy-to-read articles!

Ready Jet Go!

Use the pinball machine to launch all 8 planets of our solar system into the correct orbit around the sun.

Rainbow Mechanic

Place the mirrors in the right place to reflect the light from the sun through the maze and onto the prism!

Add Colour To Flowers Using Science

Have fun changing the colour of flowers and learn a little something about plants in the process!

Bend Water With Static Electricity

See how you can bend the water coming out of a tap using only a plastic comb!

The Science Of The String Phone

Learn about how sound travels and how to make a string phone to hear sounds from distances further away!

Meat-Eating Plants

Did you know some plants can attract, trap and then eat insects and some other even bigger animals?

Where Did The Moon Come From?

How do you think the moon was made? In this video Jessie tells you what scientists think happened to create the moon!

Parachute Adventure

Learn about how parachutes work and then make your own!

Grow Your Own Plants!

Plants need water, sunlight and soil to grow properly, but what happens if it doesn’t get these?

What’s a Meteor Shower

Have you seen a shooting star before? Did you know they are not actually stars?

Why Do Cuts Heal?

Scabs help stop the bleeding from a cut, but what are they made of and how do they form?

Why Do We Have Belly Buttons?

The belly button forms just a few weeks after you are born but why do we have them?

Why Do We Need Sleep?

Jessi explains why it is we feel bad when we don't get enough sleep.

Why Do I Have Freckles?

Have you got freckles? Ever wondered what they are or why some people have them and others don’t?

Colds, the Flu, and You

What causes a cold and how do we get rid of it?

Your Weight on Other Worlds

How much do you think you would weigh on Mars? Or how about Saturn? Find out here!

TIME for kids

Read lots of fascinating articles about science!

Black Magic

Watch the black ink from a pen separate into many different colours!

Salt Volcano

Make your own lava lamp and learn how they work!

Remote Control Roller

See how you can make a soda can move without even touching it!

Roto-Copter

Learn how to make a little paper helicopter, do you know why the paper toy spins around when it falls?

innerbody

Explore all the different organs and systems of humans with this interactive map of the body!

Dont’ be nerve-ous

Do you know what habituation is? Perform this experiment and find out!

Go with the flow

See how gravity affects the blood flow around your body.

Barometer in a bottle

Here you can make a barometer and predict the weather!

Sock it to me

Get your socks wet in this experiment and learn how sweat cools the body down!

Falling for science

What do you think falls faster, a baseball or a golf ball?

Temperature Time Warp

What does it mean when we describe an animal as cold-blooded?

Ask Dr Universe

Dr Universe answers all sorts of science questions, you can ask your own or browse through the questions other children have asked!

Make a Naked Egg

Learn how to remove the shell from an egg without even using your hands!

Shark quiz

How much do you know about sharks?

Daisy the Dinosaur

Daisy the Dinosaur can roll, spin, jump, grow and shrink! Input a sequence of instructions to make Daisy move about the screen.

Weird But True

This app is full of fun facts about all sorts!

Monster physics

Build and operate your own car, crane or rocket ship and learn about forces and motion in the process!

Cut the rope: Experiments

Cut the ropes in the right place to release the candy and feed Om Nom the hungry monster! Collect stars for higher scores!

Cargo-Bot

Programme the crane to move the blocks into the right order!

Britannica Kids: Volcanoes

This app is full of information, images, games and activities to teach you all about volcanoes!

A.L.E.X.

Programme A.L.E.X. the robot to reach the blue teleporter!

Bee-Bot

Can you give Bee-Bot the right sequence of directional instructions to get it to the flower?

Build a Body: Biology Systems-Human

Learn about how all the different parts of the body connect and work together by building a body!

Build a bridge!

Build a bridge to complete the path, is your bridge strong enough to hold cars and monster trucks?

Cut the rope

Om Nom the monster can't reach the candy, can you cut the ropes in the right place to drop the candy into his mouth and feed the hungry monster?

DIY Human Body

Learn all about the various systems that make up the human body through videos, images and fun activities!

DIY Nano

Want to find out more about nanoscale science. engineering and technology? Explore the nanoworld with fun videos and activities!

DIY Sun Science

Explore live images of the sun, complete some hands-on activities using common household items and much more!

GoSkyWatch Planetarium

Simply point your device to the sky and this app will tell you all you need to know about the stars and constellation you're looking at!

Howtosmile

Explore this large database of fun hands-on activities that cover a wide range of science, math, engineering and technology subjects!

Inventioneers

Work with the inventioneers to solve problems and help the character in need!

Mars Globe

Take a guided tour of Mars or explore the features of the planet yourself!

Moon Globe

Explore the Earth's moon from all angles with this detailed simulation!

NASA app

Learn about our solar system, neighboring solar systems and the other galaxies out there in the universe!

NASA Be A Martian

Here find the latest images and videos from Mars!

Rocket Science 101

Choose a NASA mission and build the right rocket to the launch the spacecraft into orbit!

Rugged Rovers

Design and race your very own space rover!

Scratch Jr

Use this simple programming language to create your own stories and bring characters to life!

Where’s my water? Lite

Guide the water through the pipes to help Swampy the Alligator take a shower!

Launchball

Can you use fans, electric circuits and other tools to guide a ball into the goal?