Astro-Blaster Demo Picture

  • Purpose: Illustrate principles of conservation of momentum
    and energy, specifically during the creation of a supernova.
  • Hold tip of AstroBlaster as shown; release when hanging straight
    down. Blasted capsule can reach heights of over 5 times the drop height.
  • May consider wearing protective goggles for this one.
  • Location: L02, section B5