This video helps to clarify the difference between heat and temperature as well as explains the laws of thermodynamics and how a thermometer works. (5:06 min.)

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Using thermal imaging, this video explains how chemical hand warmers work as well as how the solution inside them is made. (5:07 min.)

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Salt dissolves in water; oil does not. But why? (5:02 min.)

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My job varies from day to day. I coordinate the programs and develop the curriculum that is offered to the students enrolled at the Centre. I instruct some of the courses. I’m the lead point person between the Ministry of Education and the College. I help with recruitment of new students and aid in the hiring process of apprentices who enter the workforce.

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CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary IV Applied Science and Technology content area: The Material World.

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CurioCity resources which align with Quebec's Secondary IV Science and Technology content area: The Material World.

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An animation of a classic Flanders and Swann song to explain the first two laws of thermodynamics in closed systems.

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Michio Kaku and Morgan Freeman Explain The Second Law of Thermodynamics: That in any closed system, the disorder of particles, or Entropy, always increases and why no organism lives forever. A great STSE introduction to the concept of entropy.

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CurioCity resources which align with the Newfoundland and Labrador Chemistry 3202 Unit 3: Thermochemistry.

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