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Experience energy usage of the past, and explore wind, water and solar technology, hands on! This programme includes a ‘sustainable’ electric tram ride.
Explore energy usage of the past while doing washing, ironing and other household tasks using technology before the advent of electricity.
Flex your muscles and find out how human energy and other renewable energy sources were used in the countryside.
Find out why our electric tram is sustainable.
Wind, water, solar - See below for Nature of Science Strand.
Investigate wind, water and solar energy with working models. A highly interactive and topical session.
NATURE OF SCIENCE LEVELS 1-4 - Students investigate and discover how electricity can be generated by natural energy sources, and energy transformations within circuits.
This activity addresses the application of science in a socially responsible manner, with consideration for the environment..