The topics for the next few weeks:
Tuesday 2/7: Static Electricity
What is it? The attractive force. Creating static charge. How to stop getting “shocked” in the winter. Careful when pumping gas!
Tuesday 2/14: Magnets (attraction on Valentine’s Day!)
Magnetism as a force. The dipole concept. The Earth’s magnetic field. Making a compass.
Tuesday 2/21: Fun with 2 Liter bottles including launching a rocket!
Making a cloud chamber. The tornado in a bottle. Using air pressure to launch one tens of feet into the air!