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The Supercool Show

 

Overview

This action-packed show investigates the science of heat and temperature, melting and boiling points, changes of state and the transfer of energy.

What's the coolest anything can get? What has an armpit got to do with temperature?! Learn how heat moves, hear the loudest balloon explosion ever, and find out what it takes to make instant ice cream.

An unmissable chance to learn about energy transfer and changes of state with practical demonstrations you’ll never forget.

The calendar below shows when this event is taking place, however it does not reflect real-time availability of places. Please call us to check.

Booking terms apply for this event.

Duration:
45 minutes
Suitable for:
ages 11-14
Places per session:
120 (incl. adults)
Pre-booking req'd:
yes
Supervisory ratio:
1:15
Cost:
£4 per student, accompanying adults free.

"Very interesting, quick pace and engaging - a really good introduction to heating and cooling." Year 8 teacher

 

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Thursday 18 September 201411:00-11:45
Thursday 18 September 201412:15-13:00
Thursday 18 September 201413:30-14:15