Tag Archives for: "fire"

LSOP Live: Heat and Thermodynamics, October 9, 2020

When will fire pop a balloon? How can you use heat to power a boat? Can you see thermal energy, or use it to make art or a delicious treat? Find out the answers to all these questions and more on this episode of LSOP Live!

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Show Me Some Science! Energy in Food

Food contains chemical energy that our bodies need to function. One way to measure the amount of energy is to burn the food and see how much thermal energy is released.

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Show Me Some Science! Liquid Oxygen Flaming Pretzels

Liquid oxygen is collected on a pretzel, and when lit it burns like a Roman Candle!

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