The Weekly Experiment

Every Saturday at 2pm during Science Friday, WBOI brings you The Weekly Experiment, a science show that informs and entertains. Martin Fisher from Science Central takes on all subjects, from sound to sharks, temperature to tornadoes, providing interesting information and suggesting experiments that you can perform at home.

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Health & Science
11:11 am
Sat October 25, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Convection?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about convection.  What is it, and what are some examples? 

Health & Science
11:09 am
Fri October 24, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is a Lava Lamp?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about lava lamps.  What are they, and what are they made of? 

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Health & Science
3:00 pm
Sat October 11, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What are Wind Instruments?

In this week's episode of The Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from from Science Central talks about wind instruments.  What are they, and what are they used for? 

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Health & Science
7:37 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Wind?

In this week's episode of The Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central explains wind.  What is it, and where does it come from? 

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Health & Science
1:40 pm
Sat September 27, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Ticks

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central teaches us about ticks.  

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Health & Science
1:00 pm
Sat September 20, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Wool

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about what wool is and where it comes from.  

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Health & Science
12:23 pm
Sat September 13, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Silk?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about silk. What is it, and where does it come from?

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Health & Science
3:00 pm
Sat September 6, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is an Octopus?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about octopi.  What are they, and what are their defense mechanisms? 

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Health & Science
1:25 pm
Sat August 30, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Coriolis Effect

On this week's episode of the Weekly Experiment, we learn about the Coriolis effect.  Martin Fisher from Science Central explains what it is and what we use it for. 

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Health & Science
1:43 pm
Sat August 23, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Hurricanes

How are cyclones formed? Just what are the conditions that create a hurricane? Martin Fisher of Science Central provides a detailed overview of one of nature's most powerful weather events.

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