Heat is one of the properties of the world around us that we can measure with our own bodies. But why are heat and temperature so important? Because at different temperatures the world changes the way in which it behaves and the movement of heat can bring about change. Using a series of demonstrations we … Continue reading How Hot is a Cold?
At the heart of a spark, at the source of all light and in the beam of the world’s most powerful microscopes lies the electron. Electrons are an integral part of all the atoms that make up the world around us, it is their mutual interaction that give matter it’s structure and their ability to … Continue reading Sparks, Arcs & Microscopes
Light is probably our most important means of interacting with the world around us. Understanding of both Light and Sight can provide a unique insight to our understanding of the world around us. In this show we ‘ take a look at light’. With demonstrations we show that light travels in straight lines, but … Continue reading Let’s Look at Light
What is Chemistry today, how did it start and where is it going? The elements that make up the Universe have always been a central area of human inquiry and as their identities were discovered, the Periodic Table became one of the cornerstones of Chemistry. It’s development mirrors the evolution of Achemy into the science … Continue reading Chemistry is… Elementary!