Lava Lamp

Deep in the bowels of the Earth, the heat is doing strange things. Rocks and boulders melt and flow like syrup! In this science activity, you can simulate the process from the comfort of your own home! Chemical reactions, density, and fun colors! You’ll learn a lot...

Milk Art

Most good artists take advantage of scientific principles to create gorgeous works of art, and you can too! Using milk and other common household items, you can create a colorful artwork that will amaze your friends and family! Take a picture of your creation and...

Sciencefun.org

This is another collection of fun science activities.  Most of these are easy to do with materials from around the house and will appeal to younger students. Turn your kids into junior scientists while learning valuable science skills. There is a wide variety of...

Bake Your Ice Cream

You’d think that heat and ice cream don’t go together. Well, they don’t. Learn more about insulators and conductors in this delicious lesson that involves protecting ice cream from the heat in an oven. Can you keep it from melting? For how long? Try...

Paper Airplane Launcher

You needed this. A short-takeoff machine for paper airplanes. This demo shows you how, step-by-step, and will help you make your paper-airplane experiments more consistent. By using this launcher, you can test your designs by launching them the same way every time....