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Luke Ingersoll

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Occupational Diver
Luke Ingersoll is a diver, the owner of TayAus Diving Ltd., working in the aquaculture industry.
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Luke Ingersoll

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Avogadro and the Ideal Gas Law

Learn about the theory of Avogadro’s Law and the Ideal Gas Law and explore examples in everyday life.
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Avogadro and the Ideal Gas Law

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Boyle's Law

Learn about the theory of Boyle’s Law and explore examples of Boyle’s Law in everyday life.
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Boyle's Law

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Charles' Law and Gay-Lussac's Law

Learn about the theories of Charles’ Law and Gay-Lussac’s Law and explore examples of these laws in everyday life.
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Charles' Law and Gay-Lussac's Law

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Kinetic Molecular Theory of Gases

Learn about the Kinetic Molecular Theory of Gases as well as about the units and tools used to measure gases.
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Kinetic Molecular Theory of Gases

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The Chemistry of Pop

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9 10 11 12
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AB BC NS MB NB NL NT NU ON PE QC SK YT
There’s a lot of cool chemistry in a can of pop! Learn how solubility, chemical equilibrium, acids & bases and gas laws work in some of your favourite drinks.
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The Chemistry of Pop

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Can Whales Really Explode?

When deceased whales wash up on shore, people fear they might explode. Gas laws, decomposition reactions and organic chemistry can help us understand this fear.
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Can Whales Really Explode?

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Why Do Ice Rinks Stay Frozen?

Every ice rink is an example of molecular bonding and gas laws at work!
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Why Do Ice Rinks Stay Frozen?