GCSE / National 5 Physics Teacher Resources
Free teacher classroom resources suitable for use in physics lessons with secondary school children at Key Stage 4 and GCSE in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, and at National 4 and 5 in Scotland.
The Science of a Space Dive
A series of short films that look at the challenges faced by scientists, engineers and doctors ahead of Felix Baumgartner's record-breaking and historic skydive in 2012.
Wonders of the Universe
A series of short films in which Professor Brian Cox explains the science at the heart of the universe.
Space Science Bites
In this series of short films, Jon Chase brings alive the subject of space science with fun and engaging demonstrations.
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures - How to Survive in Space
From the historic Royal Institution, space doctor Kevin Fong takes us on a ride from launch to orbit and the cosmos beyond for the annual children's Christmas Lectures.
In this series of short films, Jon Chase meets a range of individuals who are using wave science to do things in the real world.
How will the Universe end?
Dr Aravind Vijayaraghavan reveals how the second law of thermodynamics explains the rise and fall of all things, including the Universe itself.
Do you have what it takes to be an astronaut?
Try interactive challenges similar to those astronaut Tim Peake had to overcome and find out whether you have the right stuff to become an astronaut.
What will the Large Hadron Collider discover next?
The LHC has been upgraded and its energy has been doubled. New regions of physics can be probed but scientists are less certain what they are looking for.
Did comets kick start life on Earth?
Life, as we know it, cannot exist without water and organic molecules – the building blocks for all living creatures. Find out if comets brought these to Earth.