Results for "Light"
- 03 Aug 2022
- 23 Jun 2022
- 16 Jun 2022
- Where there is colour, there is light! From red roses to green leaves to a glowing firefly, the wonderful colours we see in our beautiful world are all the result of the energy conversion involving unbelievably tiny particles – electrons. This show looks at the science of colour and light through a series of stimulating laboratory demonstrations. Come and explore the secrets behind our colourful world!
- Humans have been setting things on fire for millennia – for warmth, light, power, and most recently, electricity. Join the Royal Institution of Great Britain to find out why we need to stop, how we know the impact of burning fossil fuels, and what we must investigate to meet our energy needs in the future. In this exciting show, packed with demonstrations, explore the chemistry of burning fossil fuels, especially the production of carbon dioxide (CO2); how our understanding of the effects of CO2 on the climate has grown; and the physics and chemistry of storing electricity in longer-lasting, smaller, more powerful batteries.
- What happens as you dive further and further into the dark ocean? Join YouTuber and BBC presenter Greg Foot for the story of his scientific adventure to the deep. Using stunning videos of his own dive down to a depth of 1000 feet in the twilight zone, Greg will explain the importance of our oceans, and uncover how our daily lives on land are affecting this faraway subterranean world. You’ll even get the chance to meet a creature from these murky ocean depths!