Silicon vs. Silicone – What’s the difference?

Silicone is a chemical element created by humans. Silicon, on the other hand, is a natural product.  Silicones are polymers that are composed of silicon, oxygen, and, in certain cases, carbon and hydrogen. Silicone materials can be found in different forms such as liquid, fluid, solid, or rubber. Silicon is an element represented by the … Read more

Heat vs Work: What is the Difference?

Heat vs Work: What is the Difference? If you’re working with physics and thermodynamics, it’s usual to get this confusion. And it’s also important to know the difference. Heat is the transfer of thermal energy between systems or objects, while work in physics it’s the transfer of mechanical energy. But the work in thermodynamics is … Read more