Physics

Operation: Escape Earth (CBS talk 2020)

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Talk for CBS 2020 about the physics of rockets!

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Pendulum Waves

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Recipes from a Star

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Talk given at CBS 2020.
Recipes from a Star: From Puzzling Planets to Black Holes Bizarre: discover what stars are made of and how they form, and learn about some of the cool things that they can turn into or help create!

Recipes from a Star: From Puzzling Planets to Black Holes Bizarre
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Loops, Bumps and Dives: The Physics of Rollercoaster Rides

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Measuring the Speed of Light in Butter

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Measure the speed of light using butter and a microwave!

Measure the speed of light
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Rolling Down Hills +

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Find out about rotational mechanics by racing jam jars of differing weights downhill. Plus.

Racing jam jars down a gentle slope, to see how filling them affects the speed.
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Universal Bedsheet (PLUS)

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Learn about the effects of gravity using a bed sheet?

See how your bed sheets have gravity.
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Help I'm radioactive! How chain reactions power the world - CBS talk 2019

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CBS! 2019 talk about radioactivity. Find out how chain reactions power the world with flaming demos of chain reactions, a real Geiger counter and balloons!

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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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