The science of candles
Candles have been used for lighting since ancient times.
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Knallgas is the mixture of hydrogen and oxygen. It will explode when ignited.
Colourless, odourless, heavier-than-air gas. Necessary for the photosynthesis of plants.
This animation demonstrates the construction of a fire engine.
A colourless, odourless gas, an important component of the atmosphere, indispensable to sustain terrestrial life.
Surface tension is the property of a liquid that allows it to obtain the smallest surface area possible.
Water is a very stable compound of hydrogen and oxygen, vital for all known forms of life. In nature it occurs in liquid, solid and gaseous state.
A phase transition is the change of a substance from one state of matter to another.