skip to main content

An Introduction to Calorimetry

5 minutes 48 seconds

DCMP is transitioning to player-based accessibility features, allowing for customization of captions, description, language, and playback speed. Learn more about these features and how they can be beneficial in an educational setting.

Learn More

Now Playing As: Captioned (English) (change)

Report a Problem

Two young science students learn about measuring energy through calorimetry. They conduct experiments to measure the amount of energy in hay.

Media Details

Runtime: 5 minutes 48 seconds

Lights and gauges with display screens cover the walls. Illustration of energetic reaction drawn on top. Caption: it releases a lot of energy in the form of heat.
#askMIT
Episode 3
2 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person in a science lab. One beaker contains an orange liquid, and one beaker contains a green liquid. Caption: It's orange. That means its pH is 5.
Chemistry: Challenges And Solutions
Episode 10
28 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Industrial plant from a distance. Caption: That's the world's largest PLA manufacturing plant.
1 hours 24 minutes 59 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: So a nanometer would be ten to the minus nine meters.
Ask a Scientist
Episode 3
1 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: Nanoparticles have been used in sunscreens
Ask a Scientist
Episode 7
1 minutes
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: and work on it to manage those risks.
Ask a Scientist
Episode 4
1 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: We can apply an electric field or magnetic fields to them.
Ask a Scientist
Episode 5
1 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: about nanobots replicating and taking over the world.
Ask a Scientist
Episode 8
1 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: between one and one hundred nanometers.
Ask a Scientist
Episode 1
1 minutes 10 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Person speaking and standing next to a poster board with "Control of matter at the nanoscale" surrounded by logos from different organizations. Caption: of matter at the atomic and molecular level.
Ask a Scientist
Episode 2
1 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12