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Dorothy Hodgkin

(1910-1994), Chemist and Nobel Prize Winner

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Under 5s

Rainbow Hands

6-8 years

Colours of the Rainbow

9-11 years

Salt Crystals

12 years +

Draw a Crystal


Explore Dorothy Hodgkin in our Collection
How is a rainbow formed? 
Find out more about crystals
Exploring x-ray crystallography

Family Activities: Playful Portraits


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