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a gas burner used in laboratories


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The word science probably conjures up images of fat textbooks, Bunsen burners, white lab coats and microscopes, not Irish dancing germs, giant poo floating in front of your face and human-sized bacteria.
SCIENCE lessons at school used to be about bunsen burners and test tubes but, for the pupils of St Ninian's High in Bishopbriggs near Glasgow, things are now a bit more hi-tech.
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.
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. Nevertheless, he says, such "experimentation" does refute certain hypotheses about the consequences of drug use.
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.
Expect quirky cocktails delivered with a dose of theatre, with chemistry sets and Bunsen burners thrown in for good measure.
Last night, Carmarthenshire county councillor John Jenkins, a governor at the Dafen-based school, said he believed the staff were affected by a gas leak in a valve serving bunsen burners in the school laboratory.