2021 Summer Bonus Demos
Supported in part by the National Science Foundation (Grant No 1439762). The opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.
During the Summer of 2021 our Noyce Summer Interns developed additional physics demo materials
1.) Conservation of Angular Momentum and the Hoberman Sphere
Demonstrate conservation of angular momentum with the Hoberman Sphere
2.) Total Energy of a Dropped Ball with IR Camera
This video shows how mechanical energy (potential energy plus kinetic energy) is concerted into heat when a billiard ball is dropped onto a surface.