Curious Crew

Friction

Season 2 Episode 209 | 27m 58s

When objects are in physical contact with one another and rub together there is a molecular force that acts on them that limits their ability to move. That resistance in motion is called friction. Learn how friction affects us every day. STEM Challenge: make a hovercraft from a compact disc.

Aired: 02/15/16

Rating: TV-G

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