Posts tagged ‘water’

Does tapping a can of fizzy drink really stop it foaming over?

It is one of the distinct sounds of summer: the noise of people tapping the tops of their cans of fizzy drink […]

06/15/2016. Category: science. Tags: , ,

Walking on water

Jesus walking on water is accounted in three of the four New Testament Gospels. One account can be found in Matthew 14:22-23 […]

09/20/2012. Category: science. Tags: ,

Water, water, everywhere… but where?

One can live without food for almost a month but survive no longer than a week without water. Yet, although almost half […]

02/07/2010. Category: nature. Tags:

Boiling point of water

In 1741, Anders Celsius defined his temperature scale on the melting and boiling temperature of water. Although Celsius did not discover the […]

02/02/2010. Category: did you know. Tags: , ,