S100 clips

A collection of clips from the first Science Foundation course, S100

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video preview image for What is a laboratory? Video What is a laboratory?Professor Pentz discusses 'What is a laboratory?' and considers the differences between an...1971
video preview image for Time-lapse photography showing mitosis Video Time-lapse photography showing mitosisTime-lapse photography is used to show the different stages and characteristic features of one...1971
video preview image for The types of energy that hold molecules together Video The types of energy that hold molecules together An explanation by Professor Elliott of how kinetic energy and binding energy hold molecules together.1971
video preview image for The nature of P and S waves Video The nature of P and S wavesA physical demonstration of the nature of P and S waves is followed by a discussion and...1971
video preview image for The effect of selection on natural populations Video The effect of selection on natural populationsDr Holmes explains how the frequency in a population of a mutant gene with selective advantage is...1971
video preview image for Success in evolutionary terms Video Success in evolutionary termsDr Varley explains how success in evolutionary terms means passing on of an individual's genes to...1971
video preview image for Simulation of a solid using steel ball-bearings Video Simulation of a solid using steel ball-bearingsIn this demonstration oily steel ball-bearings are used as a simple mechanical simulator for a solid.1971
video preview image for Introduction to Unit 17 of S100 Video Introduction to Unit 17 of S100Stephen Hurry gives an introduction to Unit 17 of S100 which is about mitosis in living cells.1971
video preview image for Grain size measurements of sand taken from different areas of a beach Video Grain size measurements of sand taken from different areas of a beachThe process of measuring sand grain sizes to determine the size distribution differences between...1971
video preview image for Galileo's inclined plane experiment Video Galileo's inclined plane experimentThe main steps of Galileo's inclined plane experiment are described. The experiment was used to...1971
video preview image for Examining a coastal environment to understand geological processes Video Examining a coastal environment to understand geological processesProfessor Pentz gives an explanation of how we can find out how rocks were made by studying what is...1971
video preview image for Comparing the modern and historical research scientist Video Comparing the modern and historical research scientistThe situation of the modern research scientist is compared with that of Galileo and how, even now,...1971
video preview image for Cell division stages and characteristics Video Cell division stages and characteristicsThe whole sequence of the divison cycle is broken down into a series of arbitrary stages. Each of...1971
video preview image for Artificial selection Video Artificial selectionDr Sidnie Manton talks about how a new breed (variety) of cat with long fur but the Siamese colour...1971
video preview image for A simulation of the movement of molecules in a melting solid Video A simulation of the movement of molecules in a melting solidA film sequence showing how a regular array of steel ball-bearings breaks up as the tray containing...1971
video preview image for A simulation of liquid diffusion Video A simulation of liquid diffusionWhite balls are added to a tray of ball bearings while it is being agitated. This models the liquid...1971
video preview image for A demonstration of the experimental methodology used to perform the transformation experiment Video A demonstration of the experimental methodology used to perform the transformation experimentThis transformation experiment re-creates one of the crucial experiments which proves that DNA...1971
video preview image for A demonstration of the diffusion of a gas (bromine) Video A demonstration of the diffusion of a gas (bromine)Dr Walton demonstrates how fast the diffusion process occurs in a gas compared to a liquid.1971
video preview image for A demonstration of Brownian motion Video A demonstration of Brownian motionThe random movement of pollen grains in a suspension as seen through a microscope is shown. The...1971