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a gas burner used in laboratories


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The whole class set about earnestly with Bunsen burners trying to prove or disprove this rather dubious-sounding chemical premise.
Experiments Tommy - who was married to Hollywood sex symbols Heather Locklear and Pamela Anderson - said: "I thought chemistry class would be all Bunsen burners, test tubes and experiments in the lab.
He stocked his personal observatory with the trappings of the Victorian spectroscopist --prisms, batteries, electrical spark coils, Bunsen burners, chemical powders--until it resembled Frankenstein's laboratory.
In 57 per cent of cases, the reason given for abandoning classes involving the use of Bunsen burners and dangerous chemicals was rowdy behaviour by pupils.
On ``Golden State,'' the band (drummer Robin Goodridge, 36; bassist Dave Parsons, 36; guitarist Nigel Pulsford, 37; and Rossdale, 34) put away the beakers and Bunsen burners and got out the loud, raw guitars.
But last week education chiefs in Scotland told pupils not to wear the leisure suits in class, especially when they come into contact with bunsen burners.
replacing Bunsen burners with DC arcs as source units.
Johnson wants to make it clear that his experience with drugs did not involve test tubes and Bunsen burners.
Instead of dealing with beakers, test tubes, and Bunsen burners, scientists could simply inject a small sample into a machine containing a microchip and wait a few minutes for the results to appear on a computer screen.
Remember your high school chemistry lab with row after row of Bunsen burners surrounded by shelves filled with all sorts of toxic chemicals?
Expect quirky cocktails delivered with a dose of theatre, with chemistry sets and Bunsen burners thrown in for good measure.
Jane Brockless, 61, a nurse, said: "I can remember using the Bunsen burners but I had a horrible science teacher and so I hated the lessons.