Egg-cellent Easter Science
We lay on some topical Easter science, including a breakthrough in how to unboil an egg, the genetically modified chickens that canít catch bird flu and why the Easter bunny might be knocked off his perch by a toucan. Plus, a chocolate teapot and some "egg-speriments" you can try at home...
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Your school textbook got it wrong, it is possible to "unboil" an
egg, and the process could have big implications in medecine.
How to tell is your egg is boiled or not...
Where does the Easter Bunny get his eggs from? Because we all
know rabbits don't lay eggs... right?
Surprise friends with a weird, squishy egg that has lost the hard
parts of its shell.
Genetically modified chickens that are immune to bird flu could
be a reality soon. Only one caveat: they're bright green!
How useless would a chocolate teapot be? Only one way to find
Resurrection is a key symbol of Easter, but some plants can
do it at any time of year, which could be key to a new breed
A crafty way of getting a hard boiled egg into a milk bottle
without touching it. Beware: results may vary!
Could a chocolate bar become the next health food?
Easter Island is one of the most isolated places on Earth and the
statues stand at over 40 feet, but how did they get made?
Can a mere six eggs support a grown person's weight?
Can you poor a cup of steaming hot tea from a teapot made
entirely of chocolate?