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Lockdown Walks - The Mysteries of Ice

"On Earth when it snows...

Lockdown Walks - What's that solar panel doing?

Have you ever walked down the street and seen a rooftop covered in black shiny panels? Ever wondered exactly what they are...

Lockdown Walks - What's up with those clouds?

If you don't think there's much left to discover on a local walk, think again! In our 'Lockdown Walks' video series,...

Why is Oxford's Botanic Garden making gin?

Established in 1621, the Oxford Botanic Garden was the first botanic garden in the UK. It has been - and remains – an...

What's in the Indian Ocean?

Much less is known about the Indian Ocean than either the Atlantic or Pacific. It's also less protected. What secrets lie...

How garlicky is your garlic?

When it comes to mass-producing food, it’s important to make sure the taste is consistent, and good! But how can we detect...

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Here's a few resources from the University you can take a look at

Video slideshow on the 'John Aubrey and the Development of Experimental Science' exhibition

Find out about the Bang! science magazine, produced by members of the University

Various science activities to try at home, from DNA extraction to crystal growing

Chemistry for the Future: Strange Substances and Structures

Caging Schrödinger's Cat: Quantum Nanotechnology

What can the Department of Chemistry offer to you?