Discover Science

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  • 1905
  • 1 Season

Spectacular experiments to sharpen your sense of science! Making natural phenomena visible to reveal the rules governning them. Today you'll witness a grand experiement and discover science!

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How Heavy is an Elephant?
22. How Heavy is an Elephant?
July 4, 1905
An elephant is weighed using a floating boat. Learn about BUOYANCY, MEASUREMENT.
The big chase - 7 hours of the gigantic shadow
21. The big chase - 7 hours of the gigantic shadow
July 4, 1905
Chase after the shadow of a huge tower. Learn about DIURNAL MOTION.
Water Blade
20. Water Blade
July 4, 1905
Can a home-made water cutter cut an apple? Learn about WATER PRESSURE.
Ice on Fire
19. Ice on Fire
July 4, 1905
Make a fire with a lens made of ice. Learn about ICE ON FIRE
Magnetic Ninja
18. Magnetic Ninja
July 4, 1905
Try to make powerful electro magnetic shoes to climb up an iron wall. Learn about ELECTRO MAGNETS.
Drawing With Static Electricity
17. Drawing With Static Electricity
July 4, 1905
Draw a picture with static electricity. Charging the paper with a static electricity gun and electrical flow charged toner. Learn about STATIC ELECTRICITY.
Lemon Car
16. Lemon Car
July 4, 1905
Move a car using hand-made lemon batteries. Learn about GENERATING ELECTRICITY.
Human Power Generation
15. Human Power Generation
July 4, 1905
Generating electricity by pedaling a bicycle can move a merry go-round. Learn about GENERATING ELECTRICITY.
Let's Solar Cooking!
14. Let's Solar Cooking!
July 4, 1905
Try to cook french cuisine only with light reflection using 500 pieces of mirrors. Learn about LIGHT REFLECTION.
Come Together
13. Come Together
July 4, 1905
Throw 100 balls onto a 2m parabola dish to see if they can meet at only one focal point. Learn about REFLECTION, PARABOLA.
Let's See The Speed of Sound!
12. Let's See The Speed of Sound!
July 4, 1905
Loud sounds run from the end of a 1.7km line of people. Each person will raise the flag when they hear the sound, and confirm speed of sound. Learn about SOUND SPEED.
Sound is Mighty?
11. Sound is Mighty?
July 4, 1905
Break a glass with sympathetic vibration between voice and the glass. Learn about THE NATURE OF THE SOUND.
Swing by 100km/h
10. Swing by 100km/h
July 4, 1905
Make a 50m-pendulum to see whether the weight can swing by 100kg/m at maximum. Learn about PENDULUMS.
Let's Play Long Billiards
9. Let's Play Long Billiards
July 4, 1905
A challenge playing 30m long billiards, with more than 650 balls lined up. Professional billiard player hits the ball on the end and see whether the ball on the other end will move or not. Learn about COLLISION.
The Apple Doesn't Wanna Move?
8. The Apple Doesn't Wanna Move?
July 4, 1905
Dishes on a 10 square meter table cloth will not move after being pulled by a rally car. Learn about the LAW OF INERTIA.
The Rescue! The Leverage Plan
7. The Rescue! The Leverage Plan
July 4, 1905
Lift up a truck using only a specially made 20m-length lever. Learn about the THE LEVER.
The Mighty Strong Book
6. The Mighty Strong Book
July 4, 1905
Depositing each page of two books accrues huge frictional force which will hang up a 130kg sumo wrestler. Learn about the FRICTIONAL FORCE.
The Ball Comes Back?
5. The Ball Comes Back?
July 4, 1905
Throw a ball upwards from a car driving at 40km/h. The ball should be back on a car due to the law of speed and motion. Learn about the MOTION AND SPEED.
The Secret of Aerial Ballet
4. The Secret of Aerial Ballet
July 4, 1905
A group of aerial ballerinas perform to check the differences of rotating speed by climbing a rope to change the rotating speed with a special made hoop. Learn about the MOTION OF ROTATION.
A 'Salty' Wedding
3. A 'Salty' Wedding
July 4, 1905
Make a wedding dress with salt crystallization. Learn about CRYSTALLIZATION
Flying Whale
2. Flying Whale
July 4, 1905
Warm up a hand-made 50m vinyl balloon, using only sunlight. A man will sit in front of the balloon, connected to it, and will fly up... Learn about THERMAL EXPANSION OF THE AIR.
Mighty Glass
1. Mighty Glass
July 4, 1905
We hang a 130kg sumo wrestler from a big glass filled with water, showing that a glass upside down with water can resist using air pressure. Learn about AIR PRESSURE.
Description

Spectacular experiments to sharpen your sense of science! Making natural phenomena visible to reveal the rules governning them. Today you'll witness a grand experiement and discover science! Discover Science is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (22 episodes). The series first aired on July 4, 1905.

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  • Premiere Date
    July 4, 1905