20 October 2010

How to measure the speed of light using your microwave

Just put a dish of marshmallows or chocolate chips in the microwave, and then follow the instructions at Orbiting Frog or Kitchen Science Experiments.

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1 comment:

  1. Clever, but the stated frequencies on the microwaves are not very accurate. It's a very good experiment for a child in their preteens, but not good for much more than that.


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