“So You Think You Can Demo” Contest

Opening Ceremonies 

Congratulations to the top three finalists for the So You Think You Can Demo contest: Sean Clapham, Sally Mitchell and Regina Ruffler. They will compete live at our Opening Ceremonies in  front of a panel of judges. Gold, Silver and Bronze placement will be decided by the audience - come and enjoy the show!

Watch the 1st  and 2nd round submissions for the top 10 videos below. 

Video submissions (2nd Round) 

LeChatelier Z
Kathryn Zaborowski, Urbana High School, Ohio, USA

Sally Mitchell, East Syracuse Minoa High School, New York, USA

Le Chatelier's Principle - Cobalt Colour Changes
Daniel Hickie, Bishops College School, Quebec, CA

What a duck can teach us about thermodynamics
Regina Rüffler, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Le Chatelier’s Presidential Prediction
Sharon Geyer, Pomfret School, Connecticut, USA

Cobalt Chloride Demo
Peter Bloch, Northern Secondary School, Ontario, CA

Equilibrium Blues
Sean Clapham, George Brown College, Ontario, CA

Terminology of Thermochemistry
Yvonne Clifford, Jacob Hespeler Secondary School, Ontario, ON

Le Chatelier’s Principle
Melissa RathierLakefield College School, Ontario, CA

Top ten video submissions (1st Round) 

There's more than one way to decompose hydrogen peroxide
Kathryn Zaborowski, Urbana High School, Ohio, USA

Sally Mitchell, East Syracuse Minoa High School, New York, USA

Gummy bear torture chamber
Daniel Hickie, Bishops College School, Quebec, CA

Genie of catalysis
Regina Rüffler, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

Thermite two ways
Sharon Geyer, Pomfret School, Connecticut, USA

Paramagnetism demonstration
Peter Bloch, Northern Secondary School, Ontario, CA

For your eyes only, Dr. Know: The disappearing ink demo
Sean Clapham, George Brown College, Ontario, CA

"Oooooh --- Ahhhhhh"
Yvonne Clifford, Jacob Hespeler Secondary School, Ontario, ON

Puff, the magic dragon
Peter Bloch, Northern Secondary School, Ontario, CA

The Remsen demonstration
Melissa Rathier, Lakefield College School, Ontario, CA

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