e-Science : April 2012 Issue 1
EXPERIMENT: PERFECT FOR CHILDREN Introduction: Imagine how hard it is to get the detector units through the ice. Materials: Straw Ice cube Plate or bench top Method: 1. Attempt to use your warm breath to make a hole in ice. 2. How did you go, how long did it take? Discussion: How many minutes did it take you to blow a hole in the ice cube? What other ways can you think of to make that hole quicker? What do they do at IceCube to make the holes?
July 2012 Issue 2