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Science and engineering gifts for young kids: 2014 edition

I wrote about science and engineering gifts last year, but now we’re all a year older and wiser it’s time to look around for more ideas.I’ve found that there are plenty of science and construction kits around for older kids, but … Continue reading

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Science and Engineering Gifts for Toddlers

There’s been a lot written lately about how toys are turning girls off science and engineering from a young age. The recent move towards wall-to-wall pink for our daughters is depressing, and plenty has been written on the subject, such … Continue reading

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Scientists prove what we’ve known all along!

Every few weeks, a science news headline comes along – ‘Scientists prove what we’ve known all along!‘. This week’s offering is that men’s and women’s brains are wired differently, thus justifying stereotypes about women being more emotional while men can … Continue reading

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