capillary action

Inkjet Printer

Through hands-on activities, visitors learn how inkjet printers produce tiny, precise drops of ink. They examine printed paper with magnifying glasses, see a few demonstrations of how liquids behave differently at the small scale, and see an explosive demonstration of how ink is forced out of an ink cartridge.

Online Brown-Bag: The Science Behind NanoDays 2014 - Part 2 (Recorded)

This is a recording of a NISE Network online brown-bag conversation held in 2014. The focus of this brown-bag conversation is on the applications and scientific background behind the following NanoDays 2014 kit activities:

• Exploring Properties - Electric Squeeze
• Exploring Properties - Capillary Action

Presented by: Lizzie Hager-Barnard of the Lawrence Hall of Science

For more information, and for a link to the recording, please see the Resources section of this page.

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