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The activity on this site from Australia's national science agency CSIRO enables visitors to connect two plastic bottles so water will flow from one to the other and produce a vortex. An illustration shows how to construct the connector.
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2003 Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization
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Keywords: Tornado, liquid, rotation, whirlpool
Record Creator: Metadata instance created December 27, 2011 by Ed Lee
Record Updated: Dec 27, 2011 by Ed Lee
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AIP Format
(Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization, 2003), WWW Document, (http://www.csiro.au/Portals/Education/Programs/Do-it-yourself-science/Environment-experiments/bottled-tornado-activity.aspx).
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Bottled tornado (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization, 2003), <http://www.csiro.au/Portals/Education/Programs/Do-it-yourself-science/Environment-experiments/bottled-tornado-activity.aspx>.
APA Format
Bottled tornado. (2011, January 5). Retrieved April 19, 2014, from Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization: http://www.csiro.au/Portals/Education/Programs/Do-it-yourself-science/Environment-experiments/bottled-tornado-activity.aspx
Chicago Format
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization. Bottled tornado. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization, January 5, 2011. http://www.csiro.au/Portals/Education/Programs/Do-it-yourself-science/Environment-experiments/bottled-tornado-activity.aspx (accessed 19 April 2014).
MLA Format
Bottled tornado. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Organization, 2003. 5 Jan. 2011. 19 Apr. 2014 <http://www.csiro.au/Portals/Education/Programs/Do-it-yourself-science/Environment-experiments/bottled-tornado-activity.aspx>.
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