The Shape of Water?

Wednesday 15th Dec 2021, 9.00am

What’s the shape of water? 💧🤔 Have you ever seen an insect walking on water? Or noticed that water can form tiny beads on surfaces? It’s true, water has some unusual properties – and both of these observations can be explained by something called ‘surface tension’. Watch as mathematician Dr Tom Crawford (Tom Rocks Maths) tells us more about this strange phenomenon, and shows us a couple of ‘gravity defying’ experiments!

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