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Find order in well-mixed chaos.
Just spew it—build your own cyclic hot water fountain.
Watch the rise and fall of hot and cold fluids.
The energy released in earthquakes ranges over many orders of magnitude.
Demonstrate how different objects vibrate at different frequencies.
Explore resonance to discover how objects vibrate at certain frequencies.
Model ground failure in a phenomenon called liquefaction.
Make and eat an intrusive snack.
Speed up geologic time with a sedimentary squeeze.
Hanging magnets reveal the earth’s magnetic field.
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