Surface Area and Evaporation of Water [MisterGazda]: A basic concept but the time lapse really makes in noticeable. Though this deals with evaporation, I apply the surface area concept to the weathering of rock.
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I'm always trying to tie the science students learn in the classroom to the real world. This video does that by relating the surface area/evaporation concept to skateparks and basketball.
And this video shows how surface area affects the melting of snow in my driveway.