Through the looking glass

Have a go at the questions below relating to glass courtesy of St John’s Chemistry Tutor Professor Richard Compton and his research group.

Q: How long does it take for glass to flow appreciably?

Click here for the answer.

Q: Linking science and art, how could people many years ago create the stained glass windows seen in cathedrals and churches?

Click here for the answer.

 

Teachers we want to hear from you too if you want to get involved and set some questions of your own – email inspire@sjc.ox.ac.uk.

 

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