Archive for the ‘In the News’ Category

How much gasoline will 9/10 of a cent get you?

Everyone in Denver knows Al Lewis, the smart (and funny) business columnist for the Denver Post. If you’re a regular […]

Posted on June 6th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Potatoes, Diapers and Fire Water on the Ellen Show

If you couldn’t get enough of flying potatoes the first time, the nice people at the Ellen Show are rerunning […]

Posted on June 3rd, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Cookie Magazine Loves Science

It’s not the first time the editor of Cookie Magazine wanted to get their hands dirty. Over the past year, […]

Posted on April 27th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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This Week on Ellen… Steve Spangler (and his flying potatoes)

Last week the producers at the Ellen Show called to see if I had anything new that might amaze Ellen… […]

Posted on April 13th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Speaking at NSTA Boston Convention

I am honored to be invited to speak at the 2008 NSTA National Conference in Boston this March 27-30. In […]

Posted on February 28th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Hose Burst Test on Live TV – Spangler Visits Gates Labs

All this week on TV, I had the opportunity to get a behind the scenes look at Denver-based companies who […]

Posted on February 28th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Cornstarch Walk on Water – Get 2,500 Boxes of Cornstarch

Today’s most asked question is… How did you get that much cornstarch for the Walk on Water demo on the […]

Posted on February 14th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Cornstarch Walk on Water Stunt – Get a Cement Truck

Mixing 2,500 pounds of cornstarch with the kitchen mixer just didn’t work, so we had to find a cement truck… […]

Posted on February 14th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Cornstarch Walk on Water – Get a Really Big Bathtub

The final step is to drive the cement truck filled with 2,500 pounds of cornstarch and 250 gallons of water […]

Posted on February 14th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Back from Ellen – Covered in Cornstarch!

We just returned from taping the Ellen Show and we had a blast. As always, Ellen and her staff treated […]

Posted on February 12th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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More Science on the Ellen Show – Coming February 13, 2008

According to her producers, Ellen DeGeneres is still wild about science… and she wants to know what I might have […]

Posted on February 5th, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Soda Bottle Explodes Like a Bomb

No, this is not a story about kids setting off a 2-liter soda bottle bomb or a mad scientist brewing […]

Posted on January 21st, 2008 by Steve Spangler

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Back from the Ellen Show… She Did It!

Watch Steve's Science Demos on Ellen Ellen hit a science home run! She whipped off the tablecloth, smashed the veggies […]

Posted on October 31st, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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Glowing Pumpkins – Martha Combines Arts & Crafts with Science

Hats off to Martha Stewart for job well done on her glow-in-the-dark pumpkins (okay, she called them funkins featured on […]

Posted on October 27th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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More Spangler Science on the Ellen Show

I’m honored to have been asked back as a return guest on the Ellen Show on November 1, 2007 for […]

Posted on October 18th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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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 […]

Posted on October 12th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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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 […]

Posted on September 27th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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Ellen is Wild About Science!

VIDEO: Watch Steve on the Ellen Show Experiments Steve did on Ellen – Elephant’s Toothpaste | Smoke Rings | Anti-Helium […]

Posted on September 21st, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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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 […]

Posted on September 17th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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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 […]

Posted on September 13th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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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 […]

Posted on September 1st, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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Spangler Unwrapped: Mintastic Episode Airs in September

Tune into Food Network’s Unwrapped to get a peek inside the Spangler Science labs as Steve shares the science behind […]

Posted on August 12th, 2007 by Steve Spangler

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Amgen Award 2005 – Amazing Science Teachers Share Their Secrets

We all have attended our share of awards banquets and recognition dinners, but tonight’s celebration was like none I have […]

Posted on May 18th, 2005 by Steve Spangler

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