Learn what 2D Equilibrium is and how it effects the balance of life
Does gravity affect everything at the same rate? An experiment to explain gravity.
Why do bones get weaker with less gravity and how can we prevent bone loss in space?
Learning the difference between kinetic and static friction.
Jacob and Erica learn about measuring energy through calorimetry.
Do all objects fall at the same rate, regardless of weight or size?
How do different air pressures effect how a balloon reacts? Does it matter what the balloon is filled with?
It takes 1000 years or more to break down plastic when we throw it away. What if we could engineer new plastics that can break down more easily? Try making your own vegetable-based plastic.
This video introduces the concept of surface tension, and shows how roughness can make a surface superhydrophobic or superhydrophilic. The Wenzel and Cassie-Baxter models are explained. Special thanks to the MIT BioInstrumentation Lab.
How the penicillin in bread mold kills bacteria.
An introduction to the different types of bridges.
This is a two-part video that introduces the different types of bridges.
If objects fall towards the earth because gravity acts on them, then why doesn't a ship sink? Buoyancy explains why somethings float while others don't.
What is the Greenhouse Effect and what role does carbon dioxide play?
What makes a glow stick glow?
What makes the Moon orbit the Earth and how can it be calculated?
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