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March 30, 2018

 

Benjamin Franklin And The Case Of The Mysteriously Cold Lock

Benjamin Franklin conducted experiments to understand heat by using a silver dollar and a candle.

August 17, 2016

 

Microwave ovens heat up water to cook food.

Metal in the Microwave

Microwave ovens are wonderful, revolutionary cooking devices. But there are some things that you cannot, or should not, do with microwaves.

December 27, 2011

 

The periodic table!

Please Welcome Two New Metals: Ununquadium And Ununhexium

Have you heard about the newest metals? They have been given temporary names, Ununquadium and Ununhexium.

September 21, 2011

 

All Burned Up: Where Does Burnt Paper Go?

You took a stack of paper and burnt it. What happened to the papers when you lit them up?

March 22, 2011

 

Inside Your Thermostat: How Two Pieces Of Metal Work Together

You may have looked at your thermostat and saw a piece of metal. Learn how the metal strip controls them temperature of your house.

January 11, 2010

 

What Happens If Your Car Gets Struck By Lightning?

Ever wonder what would happen if lightning struck you car? Find out on this Moment of Science.

October 8, 2009

 

Why Diamonds Really Are Forever

Nothing will scratch or damage a diamond, while a diamond can scratch any other material on Earth. So what makes them so tough?

August 22, 2008

 

The Cleaning Power Of Soft Drinks!

Learn how soft drinks can help you clean tarnished metal...

October 7, 2004

 

Coral in Danger

Learn about the danger sedimentation poses for today's marine life, on this Moment of Science.

May 24, 2004

 

Microneedles

Needles that don't cause pain? Learn about micro needles on this Moment of Science.

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