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As part of the Rubbish Science Use Rubbish – Create Something Useful – Learn Scientific Thinking this challenge is to create the bounciest ball possible just using newspaper, plastic bags and string. Before we start though we need to consider why things bounce. Explain what happens here Before we explain why the cat doesn’t bounce we...
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We have some great news. Rubbish Science is going to operate under the umbrella of the charity Operation Orphan . This means that we can share resources and work on joint projects. The only difference to Rubbish Science is that we will now be primarily working with orphans and their communities. You can donate here  http://www.operation-orphan.org/...
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Rubbish Science is about creating things that serve a purpose in a community from rubbish that is locally sourced. In creating, these people learn about scientific thinking and environmental issues The idea for Rubbish Science was born a long time ago but only really crystallised from doing voluntary work in a rural school in a...
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