The Magdeburg Hemisphere is a modern take on the famous 17th century experiment. With the Magdeburg Hemisphere, you can demonstrate the force of air pressure without a vacuum pump. When the two cups are pressed together, the air is evacuated, and a vacuum is created. Separating the discs will be an interesting challenge for your students. The Magdeburg Hemisphere experiment is a classic in the field of teaching about vacuums. The Magdeburg Hemisphere comes as a pair of 2, and includes instructions.
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