March 24th is Ada Lovelace day, but who was she? Ada Lovelace was one of the world’s first computer programmers, and one of the first people to see computers as more than just a machine for doing sums. She wrote programmes for Charles Babbage’s Analytical Engine, a general-purpose computing machine, despite the fact that it [...]
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This week as part of our cars and Karting topic – we carried out two experiments. The first focused on the aerodynamics of the car and what affects the speed of the car, they did this by adding different ‘sails’ to toy cars and timing them down slopes. This activity is part of the Race [...]
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