TV Made in Michigan

TV programs made in Michigan and presented by WKAR at Michigan State University

Curious Crew: Magnetism

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

A slow-poke magnet, chaotic pendulum and opposing grapes? Explore magnetic fields and the characteristics that make ferromagnetic and diamagnetic materials, including Lenz's Law. 

Curious Crew: Gases Take Up Space

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

A balloon in a bottle, building a lung and bubbles? Explore the positive properties of air, namely gases take up space, that they take the shape of the space that they are in, that its effects are visible on solids and liquids, and that matter cannot occupy the same space. 

Curious Crew: Air Pressure

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

A can crusher, sipping races and an eggciting bottle? Explore the power of air pressure and the fact that air at sea level exerts a pressure of 14.7 pounds per square inch or 1 kilogram per square centimeter. 

Curious Crew: Sound Vibrations

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

Rubber band boogie, space phones and magic spoons? Explore the concept of sound energy resulting from vibrations.

Curious Crew: Density

Jul 22, 2015
WKAR

A magic ping pong ball, invisible soda and floating eggs? Explore the concept of molecular density, and an object's ability to change density based upon its temperature. 

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