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A Ghanaian kit for teaching children science
…Dext Technology is a start-up in Ghana that has developed a science set… for educating children. The kit has lots of materials to help kids carry out science


Scotland's papers: Maths and science 'warning' in Scottish schools
…Scotland's performance in a major international education survey dominates the front pages.…


Science Museum Group defends BP links over climate protest
…The Science Museum Group has defended its links with oil giant BP, saying… companies. BP said it sponsors the Science Museum Group's Academy and does not have… to renounce its ties with BP. "It's companies like BP that use funding for science museums…


Europe looks to give a big boost to space science
Science investigations of the Universe are set to get a budget increase…, are set to agree a 10% uplift in funds. Esa's director of science, Prof Günther…


Climate change: Longest talks end with compromise deal
… the science says is necessary to avoid dangerous climate change, and the current state…, described the result as "really a mixed bag, and a far cry from what science tells us… with the overall package, feeling it did not reflect the urgency of the science. Spain's acting…


COP26: Glasgow Science Centre events to tie up with UN climate change summit
…Glasgow Science Centre is to hold a series of events linking up with the COP26…. The Science Centre will become a base for a series of inclusive events for community… into this partnership with Glasgow Science Centre to host a series of events during COP26. "I look…


Emotion-detecting tech should be restricted by law - AI Now
…A leading research centre has called for new laws to restrict the use of emotion-detecting tech. The AI Now Institute says the field is "built on markedly shaky foundations". Despite this, systems are on sale to help vet job seekers, test…


Climate Change: How did a hacking scandal impact climate science?
… and their critics over climate science and data transparency, which led to a media storm… 'Climategate: Science of a Scandal' on iPlayer here .…


New £12m science training centre opens
… and cryogenics. OAS is based at Culham Science Centre near Abingdon. The centre is part…) and the Science and Technology Facilities Council. Director of OAS David Martin said…


The best map yet of Antarctica without its ice
… spoke to our science correspondent Jonathan Amos. Read more:…