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Year 12 Physics Surfing Trip

Published on 18/09/17

Students travelled to the sandy shores of Bournemouth beach on Friday 15 September to learn about the mechanics of projectile motion and the science behind surfing. The morning was spent working in teams, problem solving and learning about the physics of catapults how gravity, buoyancy and net force come in to play when surfing. In the afternoon, students took to the sea and put their knowledge (and balance) to the test on the waves! 

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