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Flying Tea Rocket

The Flying Tea Rocket is an adaptation of a classic science demonstration called the “Ditto-Paper Rocket.”*  Each two-page Ditto master had a sheet of tissue paper […]

Pop Bottle Music

A popular Las Vegas musical act uses tubes, bottles, trash cans, and other common items to make some very cool and distinctive sounds. This just […]

Fire Tornado

When we picture a tornado, most of us imagine a whirling column of air poking down from the clouds. But this tornado-like effect is not […]

Exploding Water in the Microwave

Did you know that heating water in the microwave can actually be dangerous? This is not an experiment, but rather a warning to help you […]

Diving Ketchup

Did you know that you can cause a packet of ketchup to rise and fall on command in a bottle of water? People might even […]

Egg in a Bottle Trick - Water Balloon Variation

The Egg in the Bottle trick is a science classic, dating back at least a hundred years. Here’s a variation that uses a water balloon […]