The toilet plunger isn't just for unclogging the toilet. This experiment shows us how two plungers can help us better understand the weather.
STEP 1: Press the two plunger cups together.
STEP 2: Attempt to separate the plunger cups.
Suction occurs when there is a difference in air pressure. You created this difference when you pressed the two plunger cups together. By doing this, you forced out the air from inside each plunger cup reducing the pressure from within, creating a low pressure system.Disclaimer: The content supplied by columnists and letters to the Editor on this site does not in any way, shape or form, implied or otherwise, necessarily express or suggest endorsement or support of any of such content, statement, or opinions therein. SurfKY News does not necessarily adhere to or endorse content provided by outside non-staff sources.
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