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Heat: Science Lesson


There’s an old saying: if you can’t take the heat, stay out of the kitchen! But we need that heat to cook our food—and to get the molecules in our meals to dance.

In this lesson you will:
  • Explore the meaning of heat energy
  • Learn three different types of heat transfer
  • Look at different types of wave energy on the electromagnetic spectrum

Photo: Ricardo Liberato / CC-BY-SA-2.0

Heat Transfer