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Convection

Description of how heat transfer by convection works.

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Convection in a Box

Brief description of some experiments with smoke in a closed box, with normal convection currents and odd effects, includes diagrams and discussion of effects.

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Convection snake - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about convection. All you need is a sheet of paper, cotton thread and scissors.

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Heat transfer - convection, cooling and radiation

A revision guide for heat transfer covering convection, cooling and radiation suitable for children 14-16

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How does heat energy move - Energy transfers

A good explanation of radiation, convection and conduction.

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Why Nuclear Bombs Create Mushroom Clouds

Heating and convection cause the signature shape of nuclear blasts.

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Heat Transfer

An index page for lots of information relating to heat transfer topics such as conduction and convection.

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Heat transfer animation

A clear explanation of heat transfer through conduction, convection and radiation. Uses flash.

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Heat's Rising - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about convection. All you need is a red food colouring, 2 plastic drinks bottles, cold and warm water, piece of card and a sink.

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The Physics of Cooking

The science of food, heat and cooking. How do microwaves cook food? What is the difference between convection ovens and normal ovens? What is Pyrex and how does it differ from other cookware?

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