The BOC Liquid Nitrogen Show

A fun and explosive show based upon the science of the amazing substance known as Liquid Nitrogen, one of the coldest substances known.

Have you thought about?

  • How cold is liquid nitrogen?
  • What happens to cells when they freeze?
  • What happens when air or metal get really cold?
  • Why is cryogenic freezing a bad idea?

WHEN AND WHERE

All Ages

Learn About

The show involves science concepts such as boiling points, pressure, changes of state and the effects of freezing. Liquid Nitrogen is supplied by BOC.

For Educators

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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

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Thursday 27 February, 2020

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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

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Friday 28 February, 2020

All ages
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Japan Theatre: Main Foyer

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