Noticing the regular movement of the Sun and the stars has led to a desire to measure time. This article for teachers and learners looks at the history of man's need to measure things.
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STEM students at university often encounter mathematical difficulties. This articles highlights the various content problems and the 7 key process problems encountered by STEM students.
Alison has just returned from a short holiday in the Netherlands. What STEM can you see in these photos she took of clocks?
It doesn't matter if you're a student, a teacher, a parent, or anyone else, and it doesn't matter if your ideas seem simple. This is just about getting us all looking at our environment through STEM eyes.
Clocks (photo copyright Alison Kiddle)
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