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Spooky Science!

Written on November 2, 2017 at 11:04 am, by

 Halloween is a perfect time to do some spooky science! Here are a few experiments you can do at home with tissues, a pop bottle and some leftover candy. Packing Peanut Vanishing Ghosts What do you do with leftover packing peanuts? Well, if they’re the biodegradable ones try this! What You Need: Biodegradable Packing Peanuts  Continue Reading »

Eclipse Viewer

Written on August 17, 2017 at 11:04 am, by

  Solar Eclipse The moon will pass directly between the sun and the Earth on Monday, Aug. 21, causing a total solar eclipse. This will be the first total eclipse in 40 years to be visible from the continental U.S., and for the first time in 99 years, the path of totality — when the  Continue Reading »

Science Fun with Eggs!

Written on March 15, 2017 at 10:12 am, by

It’s that time of year again! With egg-dyeing, hiding and hunting eggs are in the limelight. Why not combine the festivities with some science?   Make an egg shell disappear     What You Need: Raw egg White vinegar Container   What You Do: Place the raw egg in the container. Cover it with vinegar. Leave  Continue Reading »

My Fizzy Valentine!

Written on February 9, 2017 at 2:33 pm, by

Fizzy, Fun Valentine Science Add a little science to Valentine’s Day and see the reactions you get. What’s better than sweet-smelling, fizzy hearts? Toss them in the tub, toss them in the sink or toss them in a bowl and watch the chemical reactions bubble up.   What You Ned 1 cup baking soda 3/4  Continue Reading »

Halloween Science!

Written on October 31, 2016 at 6:29 pm, by

  Halloween is a great time to experiment and dazzle with science!   Articulated Severed Hand Want to know how your hand works? You don’t actually have any muscles in your fingers. So how can they move? Make your own moving hand with paper and straws.   What You Need Card stock paper or foam  Continue Reading »