science photos

Cool Pics

At the end of last term we spent a class trying to recreate some slo-mo pictures of bursting water-balloons. Chris brought in his super-duper camera and Mr Devitt let us borrow his stage lights, so after 10 takes and 100 photos we managed to get two nice photos:





Not quite as good as the professionals, but not bad for a first attempt. The following youtube clip is fantastic for explaining the twin concepts of mass and inertia: