How many phases of matter do you commonly hear about? Most of us know of 3, but few people realize there is actually a fourth state of matter called plasma. Even though most plasma comes from the sun, plasma can be readily made at home. (No, not the plasma in your blood, a different plasma.) Watch the video to visualize. (WARNING: NO ONE SHOULD TRY THIS AT HOME).
- How do you get to the plasma stage?
- What is the difference between the gas stage and the plasma stage?
- A microwave heats up food by shooting Electromagnetic Waves(a type of energy) to cook the food. Research the details on how a microwave works.
Why does the grape have to be split in half in order for this to work?