The Power House kit helps to teach about alternative energy and sustainable living, by conducting up to 100 experiments and building energy-related models. Build the Power House and then conduct experiments in and around the house. Learn about energy-efficient construction materials and passive house design. Experiment with heating, cooling, conduction, convection, and insulation. Investigate Earth's climate, the water cycle, and that inexhaustible power plant in the sky: the sun. Test passive solar collection methods with a solar collector. Hook up a photovoltaic solar panel to generate electricity from sunlight. Build wind turbines to extract energy from the wind. Construct a greenhouse and learn about the energy conservation tricks used by plants.
Power House can also be used in conjunction with temperature or voltage datalogging sensors to measure and record heat gains and losses or voltage generated.
Power House provides a comprehensive overview of the many forms of alternative energy and makes environmental protection and energy conservation issues tangible with hands-on models. Comes complete with a 64-page, full-colour experiment manual which provides instructions, scientific explanations, and energy-saving tips.
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