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Full-Spectrum Science with Ron Hipschman: The Science of Heat and Temperature

December 26

Full-Spectrum Science with Ron Hipschman: The Science of Heat and Temperature

Thursday, December 26, 2013 • 7:00 p.m.

Location:  Exploratorium, Pier 15, Kanbar Forum

Note: A ticket to Thursday evening adult-only hours does not guarantee admission to special programs with limited seating. Tickets for limited-capacity programs will be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.

Admission:  Included with museum admission.

Please Note: Adults Only (18+)

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Join Exploratorium scientist Ron Hipschman for colorful explorations of the physical world.

What's the difference between heat and temperature? We use the terms interchangeably, but they have precise meanings to physicists. How does your thermostat work and how does a Thermos® know to keep a hot thing hot and a cold thing cold? The mysteries will be revealed in this talk.