Science Experiments

Kitchen Science
  • Why high voltage?

    Tue, 13th May 2014

    Electricity comes into our house at 240V which can kill, and it is moved around he countr...

  • Is your head this big?

    Tue, 6th May 2014

    We mess with your motion-sensing cells, in a rather frightening way!

  • The Spin of a Bouncing Ball

    Tue, 17th Jul 2012

    Bouncy balls may seem fairly normal, but they can do some very surprising things whey the...

  • Slow waves

    Mon, 18th Jun 2012

    Make some beautiful and strangely behaving waves using nothing more than a bottle of oil ...

  • Microscopic Laser Shadow Imaging

    Sun, 4th Sep 2011

    Just using a simple laser pointer you can see microscopic creatures far too small for the...

  • Bouncing Soap

    Sun, 7th Aug 2011

    Make liquid soap or washing up liquid bounce off more soap.

  • How does popping candy work?

    Sun, 25th Jul 2010

    Popping candy or pop rocks is a strange sort of children's sweet which seems to explode i...

  • Cloud Chamber

    Mon, 12th Jul 2010

    A really classic physics experiment that helped to understand some of the most fundamenta...

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