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Why are clouds white?

Find out why clouds appear white.

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Antigravity Chamber

A free fall experiement using video

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Acoustic Illusion

Anechoic chamber designed with boxes and straws

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How do Thunderstorms Work?

Article on the science of thunder and lightning. But how do clouds come by all this energy, and couldn't we put it to good use?

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Thermodynamics / pressure chamber.

Allows you to perform gas law experiments including density / molecular weight variations. A very good site for demonstrating variables in the gas laws.

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Why Nuclear Bombs Create Mushroom Clouds

Heating and convection cause the signature shape of nuclear blasts.

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Lightning, an example of a natural capacitor

A fast moving animation showing charge separation and lightning between storm clouds and the ground

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Bottlinger's Rings

A short description and images of Bottlinger's Rings, an effect caused by sunlight bouncing off ice crystals looking down at clouds.

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Scattering of light in the atmosphere

Find out how light scattering makes the sky blue and clouds white.

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Luis Alvarez: Master Inventor

Luis Alvarez built the first bubble chamber to track particles which eventually won him a Nobel prize.

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