Electricity Experiments

Electricity Kitchen Science
  • Why high voltage?

    Tue, 13th May 2014

    Electricity comes into our house at 240V which can kill, and it is moved around he countr...

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    Burning Iron - Igniting wire wool

    Fri, 30th Sep 2011

    You don't really think of iron as being particularly flammable, but as this experiment sh...

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    Freezing batteries

    Sun, 28th Jun 2009

    We have a look at the chemistry of batteries and what happens if you cool them down.

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    Glowing tape

    Sun, 30th Nov 2008

    Find out how to make ordinary sellotape glow in the dark, and how it has been used to mak...

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    Levitating plastic bags

    Sun, 6th Jan 2008

    Amaze your friends by making a piece of plastic levitate using nothing more sophisticated...

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    Magnets and TVs

    Sun, 21st Oct 2007

    In a 'only do at home if you don't like your TV' experiment find out what a TV has in com...

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