How does matter behave near zero degrees Kelvin? Starting in 2016, researchers on the International Space Station will find out as they investigate quantum physics using the Cold Atom Lab.

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As heat energy moves from one object to another, some of it can be siphoned off to do your bidding.

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Winner of the Excellence Award - Gold Medal (Intermediate) at the Canada Wide Science Fair 2013

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Hank takes us on a quick tour of how thermodynamics is applied in chemistry using his toy trebuchet as an example, because he is a proud nerd.

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This video, from Khan Academy, is an introduction to chemical kinetics (the study of the rates of chemical processes).

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Chemistry - Ever wonder why there is salt on the roads in the winter when it is icy? Watch thi video and you might figure out why!

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Chemistry - Learn about phase changes. That is going from a solid to a liquid or a gas to a liquid or a liquid to a solid. You get the idea.

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Patrick & Derek are regional winners from New Zealand for the Space Lab competition (ages 14-16). Watch their application video here. Great work!

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How do you explain what a flame is in a way that an 11-year old can understand? Actor Alan Alda gave this challenge to the science community,which was won by Ben Ames with this video. Visit www.flamechallenge.org to learn more about the Flame Challenge.

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