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Explorer’s Fair 2018 Highlights!

Last year’s inaugural Explorer’s Fair showed us just how much enthusiasm children have (whether in a school setting or not) for space. We arrived with just a couple of the Astro Cat books and some devices, and were rushed off our feet all day. This year, we arrived with everything little explorers would need to […] Read More

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Easy ways to get kids excited about STEM

They’re the subjects of the future: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths. Our kids are growing up in a rapidly changing world – and an exciting one too. So, you’ve got a little one interested in science – how best to nurture that? We aim to provide the edtech to help, plus some more ideas below… Experiment […] Read More

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Astro Cat Explains… Newton’s Laws

Looking for some truly awesome science to wow the kids with? This week, Professor Astro Cat explains the amazing world of motion. Objects don’t just move around on their own – it’s all about the forces applied to them! Without further ado, let’s get to grips with some of the most important laws of physics… […] Read More

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What do Art and Science Have in Common?

You’ve probably seen the abbreviation ‘STEM’ floating around (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths). But those subjects don’t leave room for creativity, right? Well, more recently people have been combining the two and talking about ‘STEAM’: ‘A’ meaning ‘Arts’! It might seem odd to pair logic with creativity…but we’re committed to combining the two here at Minilab. Having diverse interests can be […] Read More

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