Physics

Hydraulics and Pneumatics

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Investigate the power of pressure, lift heavy objects and move things at a difference.

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Lenz's Law

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What happens when we drop a magnet through a pipe? Experiment with dropping them through perspex and metal pipes and see if there's any differences.

What happens when we drop a magnet through a pipe?
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Doppler Whirler

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You spin me right round, baby, like a doppler whirler, baby, right round round round
All I know is that you'll hear the pitch shifts as this spins round

Spin me round
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Renewable Energy: Uses of Electromagnetism

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Explore how we can use the power of electromagnetism to power our day to day lives!

Making power using wind and water!
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Welcome to CHaOS

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Get introduced with our namesake theory of chaos and recreate some of the original experiments that inspired this field.

Chaos theory by CHaOS
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Bubble Guns

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Magical bubbles

Bubbles
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Pendulum Waves

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Pulsars

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An experiment to introduce children to pulsars, explain what they are and how they can be used as clocks and to find out about the interstellar medium.

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Air Streams (Plus)

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How can you make things float and fly on air alone?
Explore the physics of floating, lift and stability!

Newton's laws, stable equilibria, drag, lift, Magnus Effect
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Mould Effect (Self-Siphoning Beads)

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Why on earth do the beads have to go up to come down?! Watch them fly out of a beaker, looping and corkscrewing, and find out about the amazing Mould Effect!

Letting a chain pull itself out of a beaker under its own gravity
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