Entries by Rachael Tapping

Now in stock > > > the Whizz Pop Bang binder!

Keep all your Whizz Pop Bang science magazines neat and tidy with our brand new binders. Easy to use, holds 12 magazines, and provides a complete folder of resources for science and topic homework. Designed by Clive Goodyer, the awesome Whizz Pop Bang illustrator! Order yours from our online shop: whizzpopbang.com/shop and get those magazines in order […]

Winning science book review by Alfie, age 5

  A few months ago we ran a competition to win all six of the science books shortlisted for the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2016 including two by our awesomely amazing Whizz Pop Bang writers Isabel Thomas and Dan Green 🙂 Without further ado here’s the winning review by Alfie, age 5. Well done to […]

GOOD NEWS! We’re recruiting again!

Great news! We’re looking for a new person to join the awesome Whizz Pop Bang team 🙂 Got what it takes to be a top administrator and customer service person? Read all about the role below and if it sounds like you please get in touch! Role: Office administrator/customer service representative Introduction Launchpad Publishing is an […]

What’s on: May half term at Manchester Museum of Science and Industry

  Superpowered Inventors! Free family fun at the Museum of Science and Industry, May 26th – June 4th 2017 What’s the difference between an inventor and a superhero? And can you ever be both? This May half term at the Museum of Science and Industry meet the innovators behind some of the most amazing inventions of all time […]


This month we zoom in on tiny science! Imagine what it would be like to shrink to the size of a dot! This issue we’re doing exactly that to see how things work on a minuscule scale.  This month we’ve got loads of supercool experiments and activities to turn your mini scientists into nano-scientists! Discover how a watch works, find out all about […]

Whizz Pop Bang January issue SNOWBALL SCIENCE!

Happy New Year Whizz Pop Bang readers! Oh how we love January with wet hats, missing gloves and runny noses. Whether it’s snowing outside or not, snow time like the present to start investigating the winter wonderland! With science magazine Whizz Pop Bang your kids can simulate a snowball flight, investigate the colour of snow, make their own snow globe, make a barometer, a weathervane and a rain […]

12 Days of Christmas Edible Science fun

Hello science-lovers! We’re super excited the Christmas issue of science magazine Whizz Pop Bang! Do you know the brilliant, crazy and uber creative Greg Foot? He’s the science guy on YouTube and presents science on Blue Peter, have you seen him? Well Greg has put together 12 awesome edible science experiments that really are the best entertainment […]