Ice Melting Blocks Demonstration
In this National STEM Learning Centre and Network video, Simon Quinnell investigates the way different materials conduct heat using conductivity blocks and ice cubes. The video shows how the ice cubes melt at different rates depending on the thermal conductivity of the materials they are sitting on. Simon explains how this experiment can be used in the school laboratory, what students should observe and the reasons for the unexpected results.
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|Subject(s)||Physics, Demonstrations, Practical work, Science|
|Age||11-14, 14-16, 16-19|
|Published||2010 to date|