Physics Demonstration Videos
Joanne O'Meara on the Discovery Channel
Joanne talks to Jay Ingram on The Fact of the Matter (2008)
- Angular Momentum
- Bed of Nails
- Coffee Whitener
- Collapsing Moose
- Crack the Whip
- Fire Extinguisher Cart
- Oil Drum
Elisabeth Nicol: Superconductivity (2008)
Elisabeth levitates a magnet using a superconductor and liquid nitrogen
Ernie McFarland and Tom Kehn: Everyday Science (2004)
This group of seventeen videos was produced in 2004 for the CTV program "Good Morning Canada."
Please feel free to use them for your educational needs only.
CTV owns all rights and any use in whole or in part for commercial purposes is prohibited.
- Atmospheric pressure:
a pop can is crushed by suddenly cooling the hot air inside it.
- Balancing act:
center of mass leads to some fine-tuned balancing...
- Physics magic:
how do you make an object sink with a single touch?
- The Physics of Figure Skating:
how skaters control their spin.
- The Egg Crusher:
How many bricks does it take to crush an egg?
Other videos available:
- Breaking the Broomstick
- Scaling Up
- Vortex Generator
- Singing Rod
- Falling Faster than Gravity
- Improbable Balloon Trick
- Balloon on a Skewer
- Generating Electricity
- Centre of Mass
- Fun with Liquid Nitrogen
- Speed of Sound
- Worlds Smallest Electric Motor / Eddy Currents