We run a range of outreach activities that give school students the opportunity to contribute to scientific research and to work on actual research projects. From analysing data from the Large Hadron Collider to building cosmic ray detectors, our activities give students hands-on experience.
Bringing cosmic ray detectors to schools with HiSparc
- The Particle Physics UK webite ran by the Science and Technology Facilities Council has great information for anyone wanting to know more about particle physics.
- The Particle Adventure website has an interactive tour of quarks, neutrinos, antimatter, extra dimensions, dark matters, accelerators and particle detectors.
- The Scale of the Universe website has videos on everything from the power of ten to a scale model of the solar system.
- Professor David Miller's award-winning analogy for expaining in simple terms the Higgs Boson.