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Crash Helmets for Eggs

How do you stop an egg from breaking when you drop it?

Crash Helmets for Eggs at Malvern Festival of Innovation


This activity splits the groups into teams of three to design a crash jacket for an egg and was developed by the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining and is great as an in class activity.


Full details can be found here:



We can supply further information if you would like to run it or our Discover Materials Ambassadors would be delighted to visit your school to run a session