How the NI Science Festival came into being and our vision for the future

This year sees the 4th NI Science Festival. The festival came about by chance as I was doing the annual Physics Busking in Trinity College … Read more

Teaching is a job where I can keep learning, use my degree and make an impact

I graduated with Astrophysics degree at The University of Manchester two years ago. Since then I completed a year-long internship before co-founding a design and … Read more

Future STEM Business Leaders programme in Tanzania

All IOP programmes aim to do one thing, support physicists and promote physics, and our work in Tanzania is no different. There are many students … Read more

IOP East Midlands brings Jim Al-Khalili lecture to University of Leicester

Over three hundred people braved freezing temperatures to come to University of Leicester and attend a talk by renowned physicist, writer and broadcaster, Jim Al-Khalili. Despite … Read more

The Future Physics Leaders Programme celebrates launch of first Hub

The Future Physics Leaders programme, funded by the DfE Teaching, Leadership and Innovation Fund, is now recruiting schools, and the core aim of the programme … Read more

IOP Scotland: what we’ve done and what’s to come.

Government policy and strategies are not usually subjects which get people’s hearts racing, but when the strategy involves exciting more youngsters about science that is … Read more

IOP President’s Physics Teacher Tells Us About Her Life

American politician Brad Henry once said that “a good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.” An inspiring teacher … Read more