Tagged: Crookes radiometer

Pushing stuff with light: how Crookes radiometers work - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Apr 26, 2011

Yesterday, I bought a Crookes radiometer.  And proceeded to play with it. This post has come out of people asking me ‘how does that work?’ A Crookes radiometer is a simple little device, generally now produced as a novelty item.  It allows the quantitative (i.e. wif all numbers in) measurement … Read More