Physics

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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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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Polarisation PLUS

Discover how polaroid filters block light as you turn them round
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Where Are All the Aliens?

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CBS Talk 2017/18

Where might aliens live, how can we look for them and why haven't we found any?
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Waves at Boundaries (PLUS only)

A few demos of transmission/reflection of waves at boundaries
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Light Waves: Seeing is Believing, CBS Talk 2016

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