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Convection is the phenomena characterized by the movement of molecules in gases and liquids. Heat causes molecules to be active, while cooler temperatures result in less activity. Convection can be observed in volcanoes, in the ocean, in cooking, in heating your home and even in decorative lava lamps. In this awesome science fair project you will observe how temperature changes lead to convection. 

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*Take beaker or jar and place it on the hot plate. *Fill the jar half way with water. *Add food coloring to water and mix thoroughly. *Pour liquid soap into the jar, enough to raise the total fluid level to three quarters of the jar's volume. *Turn on the hot plate to low heat and observe what happens. *Increase the heat slightly, now what happens? *Finally, turn off the hot plate and allow a few minutes for the fluids to cool. What happens? .....
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