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The Science of Bubbles

To most people, bubbles are little more than toys. This amazing film shows they are powerful tools that are pushing the boundaries of science and technology. These tiny marvels of physics hold the key to many scientific problems. From animal behaviors to the way drinks taste, bubbles shape our world in unexpected ways. Look to bubbles for the future of ship design or innovative medical treatments.
Paul Sen
English [CC]
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4.9 out of 5 stars

11 global ratings

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kipperReviewed in the United Kingdom on 31 July 2022
5.0 out of 5 stars
Outstanding documentary
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I liked that it gives the low-down about the properties of bubbles and also how they can be applied, e.g. for medicine, climate science and more.
SholaReviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 November 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
Very interesting!
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Bubbles apply to a lot more than you'd think. They involve singularities and could even help us understand black holes!
JenzoReviewed in the United Kingdom on 14 August 2021
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Fascinating viewing
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Really enjoyed this, and so did the kids.
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Matt CReviewed in the United Kingdom on 03 October 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
Superb documentary
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This is a very interesting and well-made documentary. My grandfather was fascinated with soap bubbles; he passed some of his enthusiasm on to me. (The book "Soap Bubbles: Their Colors and Forces Which Mold Them" by C V Boys is a treat, and was one of his favoutite books.) It is great to see giant strides being made in our understanding by a new generation of scientists.
SeifReviewed in the United Kingdom on 10 September 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
Entertaining and educating
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Very interesting facts delivered in a clear English and with much passion.
Time passed too fast.
Beth DuffusReviewed in the United Kingdom on 05 September 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
Amazing science
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Love the medical application of bubbles for the future of chemotherapy. Well done scientists!
FELIX KARTHAUSReviewed in the United Kingdom on 15 February 2021
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a complete new view of an aspect of our physical world that is a well presented eye opener. I hope to interest my grand children in watching it and try some of the experiments, especially the strength of viscosity of water.
tommy rookReviewed in the United Kingdom on 01 September 2021
5.0 out of 5 stars
Very interesting
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Fascinating and well put together, will never look at a bubble the same way again. Loved it
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