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Measure the Pulfrich Effect

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Measure the Pulfrich Effect Copyrighted image Copyright: photos.com
Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 16 Mar 2016
Using the Pulfrich Effect, it's possible to calculate the difference in speed in how quickly your eyes communicate with your brain. Why not have a...

Get your free Matrix of Modern Life poster

Get your free Matrix of Modern Life poster Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 05 Feb 2016
A free poster from The Open University that explores the colourful connections between different parts of science, engineering and technology...

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 4

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 4 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2015
This week Bang has its head in the crowds: how can we measure and control them, and how do the individuals interact with each other?

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 5

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 5 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2015
This week the Bang team reveals how our lives are affected by the wireless signals that surround us

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 6

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 6 Copyrighted image Copyright: The Open University
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2015
This week on Bang, Jem dreams of flying under his own power by pedalling a homemade plane into the air

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 7

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 7 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2015
This week, Jem heads for his workshop to build a solution to traffic jams: a man-powered aeroplane

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 8

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 8 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 07 Jan 2015
This week, Philippa takes her pet to a lab to find out how dogs can be good for people's health

Explosions: How we shook the world

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Explosions: How we shook the world Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 03 Oct 2014
Bang Goes The Theory's Jem Stansfield is used to creating explosions, but for this explosions special he explores how we have learned to control...

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 1

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 1 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Sep 2014
In the first episode of the new series, the team investigate why petrol costs so much, and whether we can make fuel for free

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 2

Bang Goes The Theory 6: Episode 2 Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Sep 2014
In episode two of Bang Goes The Theory, the team asks whether modern life is damaging our ears