Tag Archives for: "Waves"

Everything You Need to Know About Electromagnetic Waves

How does the world look to a bee? What exactly is different among different colors of light? We’ll consider these questions and more in this edition of Everything You Need to Know About…

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Everything You Need to Know About Oscillations & Waves

What happens when you hit a water balloon with a baseball bat? Why does tightening and loosening a guitar string change the sound it produces? Can you actually catch a wave? Read on for an investigation into the answers to these questions and more!

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Everything You Need To Know About Sound

What happens when you blow a trumpet through a bubble? You’ve heard of an optical illusion—how about an auditory illusion? The resources on this page answer these questions and more!

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Get Your Science On: Voice Vibrations

In this episode, Mayon shows us an awesome way to see sound using a microphone, speaker, and a piece of rubber!

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Show Me Some Science! Catching a Wave

The Little Shop of Physics crew makes waves on giant rolled sheets of spandex!

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Show Me Some Science! Constructive and Destructive Interference

Waves are one way in which energy can be sent down a string. When two waves meet, they interact.

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