sorry about the advertising – can anyone get this to work? apparently Charles II used to use the blind spot trick to ‘decapitate’ the condemned before they had their heads chopped off !
This experiment worked very well today 🙂
Students were able to heat the mineral oil (paraffin) with the porcelein chips as a catalyst. Very quickly ethene is produced and collected under water. this was tested with orangy yellow bromine water which turned colourless.
This website is very good for information about all aspects of space, which we are studying in P2 section f.