Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Does Water Conduct Electricity

In this video we investigate why neither pure water nor pure salt conduct electricity but salt water does. We demonstrate this using a simple circuit and a variety of fluids.

Comments (1)

insert here

Posted 1 year by Anonymous 00:00:06

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 2

MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 2

Category: Engineering | Updated 3 years ago

Created
October 24, 2011 15:54
Category
Tags
License
All Rights Reserved (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
5351 times

More from MIT Engineering K-12 Video Pilot 2

Light in the Shadows: the Poisson Spot

Light in the Shadows: the Poisson Spot

Added over 3 years ago | 00:08:31 | 5607 views

Volta and Galvani - Wood

Volta and Galvani - Wood

Added 3 years ago | 00:08:11 | 2669 views

Ostwald Ripening in Ice Cream

Ostwald Ripening in Ice Cream

Added over 3 years ago | 00:09:57 | 7891 views

Thomas Young's Double Slit Experiment

Thomas Young's Double Slit Experiment

Added over 3 years ago | 00:07:13 | 5654 views

Surface Tension

Surface Tension

Added over 3 years ago | 00:04:26 | 4716 views

Plungers and horses, a story of vacuum and pressure

Plungers and horses, a story of vac...

Added over 3 years ago | 00:00:00 | 2779 views