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Temperature

What's the difference between temperature and heat? Five minute video from Eureka-Science courtesy of YouTube
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Can Humans Really Feel Temperature? See I told you - it's all about 'jiggliness'. YouTube.
2 mins
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Heat and jiggliness Wonderful explanation from the great Richard Feynman
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  So what's burning? Feynman again. Priceless
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  Simulation of gas molecules
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Using a thermometer Nice animation
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Nice animation of changing state when heat is applied From Phet. Notice that it is not possible to make the molecules absolutely motionless
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Brownian Motion Simple but useful applet which demonstrates Brownian motion
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What happens when you play with nitrogen?
View some short video clips
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What's hot and what's not in the universe Unfortunately the emphasis is mostly farenheit but still worth checking out.
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Copper Block Sets Record Cold Temperature Text-based, from IFLScience
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Boiling point is a lot trickier than you might think The Myth of the Boiling Point. Text-based. Excellent
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Connect a temperature with the correct icon A short and simple interactive website
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Why do we have a farenheit scale? Text-based explanation. Very funny (at least I think so)
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Mandatory Experiment: Calibration Curve Nice animation from absorblearning.com
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  From Mathsphysics.com