London’s Underground and New York’s Subway

Next year, our school celebrates its 150th anniversary. Last year, the London Underground train network celebrated 150 years.

Engineering the London Underground

The secret station – Aldwych [London, UK]

In New York City, USA, the underground (and above ground) train network is called the Subway:

TourTips New York: How to ride the Subway

London bus does push-ups!

Here’s a pre-Olympics treat from Youtube that will be of interest to our Stage 2 students, especially, since it builds on recent science & technology work on levers and pulleys. The kinetic sculpture was created by Czech artist, David Cerny.

London double-decker bus does push-ups for Olympics.

London bus doing push-ups reaches its stop in Islington.

ITN News report by Sam Datta-Paulin.