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Making bricks on Mars News

by David, 25 May 2017 | 0 comments

An illustration of an underground Mars base.

If you’ve ever dreamed of living on Mars, you’ve probably realised you’ll need a place to live. That’s one reason to be excited about Martian brick research being conducted by scientists in the United States. Recently, a team showed that it’s actually quite easy to make bricks out of Mars dirt. But how did they…

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Fire away! Activity

by Pat, 24 May 2013 | 0 comments

Diagram showing the the different steps of building a model catapult.

Have you ever wondered how people used to attack castles? Follow these instructions and you can create the greatest castle crusher around – the trebuchet!

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