Entries by Steve Spangler

Glowing Pumpkins for Martha Stewart

Move over all of you TV science guys… there’s a new science person hitting the airwaves (even if it’s just for a day). A producer from the Martha Stewart Television Show called to let us know that Martha (Ms. Stewart?) likes one of our science products and wants to use it on an upcoming episode […]

Eat a Taco and Learn Some Science

That’s exactly what will happen when you visit your local Del Taco. We’re excited to announce the release of four science toys that we wrote for Del Taco as part of their Kid Loco Meals. The four toys are called Loco 2 Liter Learning because each toy comes with cool science experiments you can try […]

Ellen is Wild About Science!

VIDEO: Watch Steve on the Ellen Show Experiments Steve did on Ellen – Elephant’s Toothpaste | Smoke Rings | Anti-Helium Let’s just say it’s all kind of a blur… three experiments, lots of laughs and an invitation to come back. I couldn’t ask for any more. My wife and I left Denver on Wednesday to […]

Preparing for Ellen… What to do?

I’ve read through all of your suggestions and I agree that Smoke Rings are a must. But I just don’t know about the other three science experiments. Elephant’s Toothpaste has been suggested and the Disappearing Ink demo using a fire extinguisher is also on the top of the list. To help me better decide, I […]

Ellen DeGeneres Wants Giant Smoke Rings!

It’s official… I’m flying out to be a guest on the Ellen DeGeneres Show next week. Back in April of 2006 when a producer on the show originally contacted our office, I asked for your suggestions on experiments to do with Ellen. Lots of people suggested my Smoke Rings demo and Ellen might have taken […]

A Look Inside Our Lab on Modern Marvels

The crew from Modern Marvels on the History Channel visited our science lab back in July to play with some really cold science experiments. In other words, the liquid nitrogen was flowing and the onions were exploding! Mark your calendars… Modern Marvels: Deep Freeze will officially be airing on the History Channel on Tuesday, September […]

Certified Speaking Professional – Spangler Earns His CSP from the National Speakers Association

I remember attending my first National Speakers Association (NSA) convention in 2000 and being blown away by the wealth of talent and expertise in one place. The National Speakers Association (NSA) is the leading organization for professional speakers… in the world. The opening general session on Sunday morning featured the CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) Ceremony, a […]