chapter  1
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Getting started

It is surprising how many of today's adults find difficulty in explaining even the simplest of scientific ideas. Historically, science has been seen as a difficult subject on the school curriculum and because of this many pupils have shied away from it. As a world hanging on the verge of environmental disaster we need all the scientific brainpower we can muster to try to get us out of the m("ss. It is essential that, through good teaching, we encourage our pupils to study science.