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Technical Websites

There are lots of websites out there with information and features to inspire.

Here is a pick of our favourites. (Click the image to go to the website).

With Scratch, you can program your own interactive stories, games, and animations — and share your creations with others in the online community.

Invent your own apps using MIT App inventor!

Python is another website which offers an easy way into programming.

A nationwide education charity providing opportunities for young people in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Young Engineers’ aim is to inspire young people to develop an interest in engineering, and, in doing so, recognise the importance and excitement of engineering as a future career.

A magazine website from the Royal Academy of Engineering. This site features interesting articles on the latest engineering developments.

HowStuffWorks explains thousands of topics, from engines to lock-picking to ESP, with video and illustrations so you can learn how everything works.

The Big Bang is the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths for young people in the UK.

This organisation provides opportunities for people of all ages to learn about, discuss and challenge the sciences and their implications.

This website gives practical advice on how to design and build a number of mechanisms.

Information and multimedia about ideas at the cutting edge of technology.