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The curious case of the cola and the scientists

With science week fast approaching, an intriguing mystery has been fizzing away at Senior Boys this week as our young scientists attempt to uncover the thief who has stolen Mrs Tarr’s can of cola.


A person, suspected from the Science Department, has been stealing Mrs Tarr's diet coke! When trying to catch them in the act Mrs Tarr was knocked unconscious and now has little recollection of what happened. Year 7 have been drafted in to try and solve the crime. 

Pupils have to collect evidence and undertake various tests, including fingerprint analysis and chromatography, to try and narrow down the suspects until they can conclude who the guilty person was! Watch this space for further developments as the investigation proceeds…

View the full crime scene video here.

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