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Astronomy and geophysics in the secondary curriculum


  • Acknowledgments: I would like to thank the following for their help and advice in preparing this article – John Commerford at AQA, John Crew and Sarah Harrison at Edexcel, and John Noel at OCR.


Julien King, Chair of the RAS Education Committee, examines the ways in which astronomy and geophysics figure in secondary-school science.