off pupils from Leeds Girls' High School demonstrate
Yorkshire schools teams took part in the regional final
of the paperclip physics competition, where sixth formers
put together a five minute demonstration of an area of
physics using everyday household objects.
penetration, heat transfer, and standing waves were among
topics chosen by the teams from Cranshaw School, Leeds,
Hull High School, Leeds Girls' High School and Meadowhead
School in Sheffield.
winning team from Ermysted School in Skipton is competing
for the UK title in London next week, with their explanation
of the workings of a fibre optic Christmas tree.