Please Read Me First: The chemical demonstration outreach presentation “Is It Chemistry or Magic?” traveled the American Chemical Society Speaker’s tour circuit for 15 years. This presentation was founded on four principles – 1 negative and 3 positive”
- Chemical demonstrations cannot teach chemical principles per se.
- Chemical demonstrations
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In developing demonstrations for our “Is It Chemistry or Magic?” outreach program, we use a “Keep it Simple” approach. We don’t need elaborate equipment, tanks of gas, or special glassware. The contents of our show fit into 2 or 3 boxes which can be transported in the trunk of a … Read more
In this post, we offer a challenge: Suggest a potential household chemistry demonstration and we’ll attempt to turn it into an entertaining video! First, consider an example.
The CheMagic professional outreach presentation “Is It Chemistry or Magic?” has a demonstration repertoire that includes four demonstrations that we call “… Read more