We found 1,039 resources with the concept temperature
What's the Hottest Hot and Coldest Cold?
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhen temperatures get extreme, physics gets a little weird! Show physics scholars the lowest man-made temperature to date, as well as the extreme heat of the Big Bang using a video from an extensive playlist. The narrator explains some...
The Electromagnetic Spectrum
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat can the electromagnetic spectrum tell us about the sun? As it turns out, quite a bit! See the sun in a whole new light with a video from NOVA's Sun Lab unit. The narrator describes the electromagnetic spectrum in terms of visible...
Investigating the Effect of Temperature on the Activity of Lipase
9th - 12th
How does temperature affect lipase activity? Young scholars conduct an experiment to collect data on the interaction of lipase at different temperatures. They add lipase to a solution of milk, sodium carbonate, and phenolphthalein and...
Assessing Skin Sensitivity—Temperature Receptors
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You walk into a room and immediately notice it is cold, but how did your body recognize it? Scholars explore how their skin determines if something is hot, cold, or just right. They learn about receptors and response times through...
Intrepreting Information about Sweating and Temperature
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why do we sweat? Scholars analyze data about body temperature, sweating, and other factors to better understand sweating. They note the changes after drinking ice water to sweating, skin temperature, and body temperature. Analysis...
Virtual Lab: Temperature and the Solubility of Salts
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Can your scholars solve the mystery of why salts dissolve? A virtual workbench allows them to experiment with temperature and solubility with no solution prep and no post-lab clean up! Users determine the solubility of a variety of...
Virtual Lab: Camping Problem III
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
So, you've headed out into the wilderness and forgotten your camp stove? What's a chemist to do? Solutions may be the solution! Scholars use a virtual lab workbench to create solutions that would be capable of heating food, courtesy of a...
Why Is the Universe Flat?
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
How can something as vast as the universe also be flat? Go beyond the Big Bang Theory using a video from an expansive physics playlist. Topics include the expansion and inflation of the universe, why opposite sides of the universe are...
Are Perpetual Motion Machines Possible?
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
As part of a larger series, an informative video introduces the concept of perpetual motion machines and the science proving they don't work. The narrator then shares machines that appear to work and highlights the hidden sources of energy.
Fire in Freefall - Rare Physics Experiment
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
What happens when fire is less affected by gravity? Observe the behavior of fire in a fantastic freefall experiment! A video from the an engaging physics playlist explains the relationship between a flame's shape, buoyancy force, and...