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Demonstration of The Photoelectric Effect!
Demonstration of The Photoelectric Effect!

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Demonstration of The Photoelectric Effect! In 1905 Albert Einstein had his miracle year, publishing 5 papers, including the Special Theory of Relativity, the Mathematical...

Powering Imagination and Creativity OneCar at a Time
Powering Imagination and Creativity OneCar at a Time

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Powering Imagination and Creativity OneCar at a Time The OneCar is Arbor Scientific's answer to the various needs of STEM Educators. It is an...

Cool Stuff Demos with Violet Lasers
Cool Stuff Demos with Violet Lasers

If you are talking about optics in the classroom and students are learning about how light waves behave, take a look at the blue-violet laser, which produces wavelengths at 405 nm. Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our...

Air Powered Projectile: An In-Depth Look
Air Powered Projectile: An In-Depth Look

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Air Powered Projectile: An In-Depth Look One of the best ways to engage your students in the study of projectile motion is with direct...

Sound and Waves Demonstrations
Sound and Waves Demonstrations

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Sound and Waves Demonstrations The Mechanical Wave Value Pack is an important addition the laboratory of any teacher who is passionate about the physics...

Measuring Forces on an Inclined Plane
Measuring Forces on an Inclined Plane

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Measuring Forces on an Inclined Plane The Forces on an Inclined Plane Demonstrator is a new piece of physics equipment that can help make...

Physics of a Diamagnetic Hover Board
Physics of a Diamagnetic Hover Board

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Physics of a Diamagnetic Hover Board Small scale models which levitate diamagnetic materials such as this haven't existed for the classroom, until now! It...

Simple Model of How the Sky Changes Color at Sunset
Simple Model of How the Sky Changes Color at Sunset

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Simple Model of How the Sky Changes Color at Sunset The Sunset Egg is a fun and engaging demonstration on the science of light....

Fun and Engaging Activities Using the Energy Stick
Fun and Engaging Activities Using the Energy Stick

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Fun and engaging activities using the Energy Stick Welcome to our March 2015 Issue of our CoolStuff Newsletter. This month, we are featuring a...

Liquid Crystal Sheet Demos
Liquid Crystal Sheet Demos

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Liquid Crystal Sheet Demos  Safely demonstrating the principles and properties of heat can sometimes be a risky proposition. But it needn't be. Watch as...

See Energy Transformation with a Thermal Camera or Steel Spheres
See Energy Transformation with a Thermal Camera or Steel Spheres

Subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products See Energy Transformation  You can calculate the thermal energy created when the ball hit the bat by using the Law of Conservation of Energy....

Doing the Wave: Connecting Physics to Baseball
Doing the Wave: Connecting Physics to Baseball

Click Here to subscribe to the CoolStuff Newsletter and get notified when our next blog is released. Featured Products Ever heard the crack of a bat when a hitter launches a homerun? Well there’s a wave that’s responsible for that...