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Chain Reaction (V 5)

Keyword: atomic physics

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Demonstration Description:
Approximately 70 mouse traps are set, each having a cork resting on a trigger. The traps are in a plastic mesh enclosure. One cork is dropped through the top of the mesh causing a "chain reaction" of all the traps.

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