What Are Magnetic Stirrers, or Stirbars?

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Magnetic stirrers are used in chemistry and biology. Most people have not come in contact with a magnetic stirrer because they do not work in a field where they have to use them. Magnetic stirrers are used in place of motorized stirrers because they are quieter and because there are...

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What are hot plates used for?

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If you work in a chemistry lab then you know that a hot plate is one of the most vital items that you can have. When you are heating a chemical you want to be sure that it heats slowly and consistently so that you do not have any accidents....

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