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AMASE: Green Screen Fun!

Are you and your junior scientist feeling the strain of quarantine? Did you realize that adventure was only a few shets of green cardboard away? Join 3M National Teaching Fellowship recipient Dr. Joanne O'Meara and Mara as they explain how green screens work!

AMASE: Bending Light with Optics

In today's video we go through the introductory theories of optics to explain why a paddle looks bent when it is underwater.

AMASE: How Do Straws Work?

In this video, 3M National Teaching Fellowship recipient Dr. Joanne O'Meara and junior scientist Mara explain how straws work!

AMASE: How Do Roller Coasters Work?

For today's Ask Me Anything: Science Edition, our very own Princess Physics tackles the question of How Do Roller Coasters Work?

AMASE: Why Do We See Stars?

For today's Ask Me Anything Science Edition special guest Jay Ingram chats with our very own Dr. Joanne O'Meara and explains why we see stars when we bonk our noggins. 

Jay was the former host of Discovery Channel's Daily Planet, CBC's Quirks and Quarks, best selling author, co-founder of Beakerhead and Member of the Order of Canada. 

AMASE: Schrodinger's Cat

Today's episode comes from a follower on Instagram who wanted us to explain Schrodingers cat!

Please enjoy this epic ode to both cats, and quantum mechanics.

AMASE: Rainbows

For today's Ask Me Anything: Science Edition, our very own Princess Physics tackles the question of Where Do Rainbows Come From?

AMASE: Speed of Light

In our first video of the series, 3M National Teaching Fellowship recipient Dr. Joanne O'Meara and junior scientist Mara explain a little bit about the speed of light and how you can test it in your very own kitchen!

Guelph Physics Launches AMASE!

From the minds that brought you STEM Week, check out AMASE! 

Ask Me Anything: SCIENCE EDITION!

We're doing what we can here at Physics, University of Guelph to help out educators right now. 
Do you or your students have fun science questions you'd like to explore? 

Email us physugra@uoguelph.ca, comment or send us a PM on our social media accounts!

Any grade level, any subject, the zanier the better!

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