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Mirror Mirror

Mirror Mirror

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:06:45 | 1816 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop Mix two mystery ingredients with some table sugar, and the result is . . . mirror, mirror, fairest of them all. License: Creative Commons ...

Midas' Magic

Midas' Magic

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:06:10 | 2363 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: Bassam Shakhashiri, Jessica Harrop Mix these two clear and colorless liquids—that both look just like water—and the result is anything but clear and color...

Let It Snow

Let It Snow

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:04:50 | 2308 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop Discover what disposable diapers and fake snow have in common. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/te...

Colorful Indicators

Colorful Indicators

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:09:26 | 2086 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: Bassam Shakhashiri, Jessica Harrop Colorful indicators tell the story of acids, bases, and the places in between. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information a...

Elements on Fire

Elements on Fire

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:05:06 | 2080 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop Discover what happens when you burn different elements of the periodic table… License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at...

Let’s Drink To That

Let’s Drink To That

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:07:01 | 2056 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop Dr. John Dolhun is thirsty. But when he asks his assistant for a drink, he gets more than he bargained for…License: Creative Common...

Death of a Gummy Bear

Death of a Gummy Bear

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:06:18 | 4186 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop A gummy bear may not be big, but its few grams of sugar contain a lot of energy. Find out how much by combusting one lone gummy in a test ...

Bringin' Home the Bacon

Bringin' Home the Bacon

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:05:25 | 1732 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop Dr. John Dolhun is hungry, but the bacon he’s got on the griddle isn’t for him. It’s for Bromine. License: Creative Comm...

Anatomy of a Glowstick

Anatomy of a Glowstick

Chemistry Behind the Magic

Added over 3 years ago | 00:04:59 | 1962 views

View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/behindthemagicInstructor: John Dolhuh, Jessica Harrop Discover the colorful chemistry that makes a good party glow. License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/ter...

Moving Sand Cart Over a Rotating Su...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:01:13 | 36510 views

A sand-carrying cart on a track leaves a trail of sand when it travels over a rotating table. This demonstrates the Coriolis Effect. For more, watch The Coriolis Effect.

The Coriolis Effect

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:03:00 | 88076 views

Two demonstrators sit at either end of a rotating platform and toss a ball back and forth. When viewed from the rest frame (when the camera is mounted to the ground), the ball follow a straight line but doesn't reach its target because ...

Ripple Tank: Single and Double Slit...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:03:05 | 61228 views

A ripple tank is placed above a mirror and a projection screen. A horizontal bar, whose frequency can be varied, taps the surface of the water and produces plane waves. The waves are incident on a barrier containing an adjustable openi...

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