Kingussie High School to grow seeds from space!

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  Pupils from Kingussie High School’s Science Club are preparing to become space biologists and embark on a voyage of discovery by growing seeds that have been into space. In September, 2kg of rocket seeds were flown to the International Space Station (ISS) on Soyuz 44S where they will spend several months in microgravity and […]

KHS Chemists experience Chemistry at St. Andrews University

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We are continuing to build on partnerships with Higher Education. Last week Mr Kendall took his S5 and S6 Chemistry Students to the St Andrews University Chemistry Department for the day. In the University labs they extracted Eugenol from cloves by steam distillation followed by multiple solvent extractions. The students then established purity and structure […]

S1 Geography Experiment with Convection Currents (@SpanglerScience)

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In Geography S1 pupils are currently learning about weather and 1Y tried a crazy experiment to help them understand convection currents! Warm (red) water did not mix with cold (blue) water when sitting on top – plenty of evidence for this in the photo above! Thanks for the inspiration Steve Spangler. Lots more  great weather […]