A selection of films suitable for use in the classroom presented by Derek Muller the from the ever popular Veritasium YouTube channel .
This video discusses these 13 misconceptions, including:
Global warming is not happening so it was renamed climate change
The globe is not warming
In the past, scientists warned of global cooling...
This video shows the roundest object in the world – one kilogram sphere of silicon. In 1799, the definition of a kilogram was the mass of one litre of water, at 4 degrees Celsius. As of 2016, the kilogram is defined by the mass of a platinum-iridium sphere, located in Paris, called the International Prototype...
This video shows Derek Muller demonstrating the effects of an induced magnetic field caused by dropping a magnet through a copper tube.
This effect can easily be demonstrated in the classroom. We also see Faraday’s first electric generator.
Derek Muller looks at various misconceptions around how something can travel faster than the speed of light.