Episode 45: Three Stone Stove

This episode introduces the “three stone stove” of the Rukai people, which uses the air flow to assist in making fire. By examining the tripod of the “three stone stove”, students can understand why three legs are more stable than four. Through the transfer and dissipation of heat, the principle of air convection is illustrated to the audience.


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Posted on August 24, 2009, in mathematics, physics, Rukai. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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