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Why does water expand when it freezes? Why does liquid water have a density maximum? ... Water is one of the few exceptions to this behavior. When liquid ...

www.thenakedscientists.com/articles/questions/why-does-water-expand-when-it-freezes

Usually, when things freeze - in other words turn from a liquid into a solid - they shrink or get smaller.This is because, normally, if you make something hotter, ...

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Jul 6, 2011 ... Why does ice float in the cool summer drink of your choice? And why don't ponds and lakes freeze from the bottom up, killing all the fish?

en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Structural_Biochemistry/Unique_Properties/Expansion_upon_Freezing

The reason that water expands when freezing is that when it is near its freezing temp ... During freezing, water molecules lose energy and do not vibrate or move  ...

hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/Chemical/waterdens.html

The fact that water expands upon freezing causes icebergs to float. The fact that water reaches a maximum density at about 4°C causes bodies of water to freeze  ...

www.rsc.org/learn-chemistry/resource/res00000407/water-expands-when-it-freezes

In this demonstration a bottle is filled with water and allowed to freeze. The water expands as it freezes which breaks the bottle. This is useful when teaching ...

phys.org/news/2009-07-cools-explanation.html

Jul 17, 2009 ... (When they heat up, we learn, they usually expand.) However ... Explore further: Scientists Observe Liquid Water Below Freezing. 0 shares.

www.brainstuffshow.com/blogs/what-happens-to-water-if-its-not-allowed-to-expand-when-frozen.htm

Apr 27, 2010 ... In nature, or in your kitchen freezer, water expands when it freezes. ... of ice that do not have to expand 9% when they freeze, but they only ...

www.howitworksdaily.com/why-does-water-expand-when-it-freezes-2

Dec 6, 2014 ... The molecules of most elements are more compact in their solid form than they are in their liquid state, but water is different. As you may know, ...