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Bubble Guns

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Magical bubbles

Bubbles
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Pendulum Waves

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The Mathematical Bridge

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Self supporting bridges using only wooden poles.

How can a bridge stay up without bolts?
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** How to Float **

Keeping demonstrators happy.
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Turtle Robots

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Learn the basics of robotics by teaching simple robots to move and draw.

These turtles want to draw you shapes.
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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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Use of active expression handsets

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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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Spaghetti Loading

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This experiment uses uncooked spaghetti to explore elastic buckling of vertical columns and 3-point bending of horizontal beams.

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Thinking Caps

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Maths problems involving coloured hats

Maths problems involving coloured hats
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