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NAPL funding investment 2018

Big investment for teachers in Wales announced

21 November 2018

The Education Secretary announces £9 million funding in this financial year, increasing to £15 million next financial year.


Ada's Adventures in Science
21 February 2018

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19 May

  • 1918 Birth of Abraham Pais, whose ideas, along with those of Murray Gell-Mann, led to the idea of the quantum number now called "strangeness"

  • 1961 Venera 1 becomes the first man-made object to perform a flyby of another planet as it passes Venus; however it fails to return any data having previously lost contact with Earth
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    Watch talks from well-renowned physicists at our lecture series; you may even learn a thing or two

  • Schools lecture series
    The schools lectures feature topics from the Olympics to rock music. Plenty of physics to learn too!

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