Make an ice cube float in the middle of a glass of liquid and melt into the bottom!
Science concepts: levitation, densityRead More
Make your own thermometer you can use on your back porch or in the fridge! See how liquids and pressure work to tell us what the temperature is in our environment.
Science concepts: thermal contraction and expansionRead More
Let's make it rain inside in different colors and in water!
Using very simple ingredients of water oil and food coloring, make a beautiful color storm.
Science concepts: density, emulsions, hydrophobic molecules
Make some Halloween themed explosions!
A Halloween twist on the classic baking soda and vinegar reaction.
Science concepts: chemical reactions, acid-base reaction
Make a beautiful, vibrant pictures right onto slime! Use artistic techniques to make, stretch and play, over and over again!
Science concepts: polymers
Art concepts: pointillism, distortion
Make a colorful relief map by melting ice with salt and highlighting the resulting valleys and pockets with colors!
Science concepts: freezing point, cartography, relief maps
Impress your friends with these science party tricks! Using light refraction, we'll make images seem to flip, like words, equations, and arrows!
Science concepts: light refraction, focal pointRead More
Make a bubble that doesn't pop even when you poke it with a pencil!
Science concepts: Surface tension
The science behind washing your hands!
In this experiment, check your hand-washing skills to make sure you're doing your best to fight the spread of germs!
Science concepts: Hydrophobic moleculesRead More
Make your own "snow"-covered trees!
Grow snow-like crystals on cardboard trees!
Science concepts: Capillary action, evaporationRead More