Genesis Women in Science: Louisa George

Genesis Women in Science: Louisa George

Through September New Zealand celebrates the 125th anniversary of women getting the vote. The bravery and leadership of the suffragettes paved the way for women to pursue broad and varied career options. The School-gen team thought it would be fun to profile some of...
Play Crunch Time and win an iPad!

Play Crunch Time and win an iPad!

Be in to win one of three awesome iPads by playing our great new science and energy quiz, Crunch Time! To be in to win, all you need to do is setup a user login and play Crunch Time to go in the draw. If you play the game using a guest login we can’t identify...
Win a Sphero Mini Robot with our Facebook competition!

Win a Sphero Mini Robot with our Facebook competition!

One of three Sphero Mini Robots could be yours – all you need to do is tell us on the School-gen Facebook page about the craziest, most fun science experiment you’ve ever done! If you’re not a Facebook user, just get someone who is to post it for you mentioning your...
School-gen: on the road!

School-gen: on the road!

Over the past couple of months the School-gen team, supported by some awesome Genesis staff, have been visiting a few schools, talking about energy and sustainability. As well as a short presentation, we have also been using the Human Energy Generator to demonstrate...
Play our new quiz game – Crunch Time!

Play our new quiz game – Crunch Time!

Do you know the difference between solar and wind power? Do you know whether animal poo can make power? Do you know whether it’s more energy efficient to have a shower or a bath? Find out the answers to all this and more in Crunch Time – our newest addition to the...
Watch Ava Atom make a solar oven!

Watch Ava Atom make a solar oven!

Ava Atom is an awesome Kid-Tuber (kid YouTube star!) who does cool science experiments, often on What Now. She recently made a video about creating a solar oven, using our School-gen resource and video as a guide. You can check our own solar oven page out here, or...