Aluminum and Mercury

Aluminum and Mercury

Mercury forms alloys with most metals in a process known as amalgamation. Last week, I messed around and tested it out with some gold leaf and it was pretty cool. This time though, I’m going to see what happens when I add it to aluminum. It’s supposed to be quite destructive, which is why you’re […]

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How Does Icing an Injury Help?

How Does Icing an Injury Help?

Probably one of the first things you do when you bang your knee or twist your ankle is put an ice pack on the injury. You probably know that that can help reduce swelling and dull the pain, especially within the first couple days after you get hurt. But why interfere with the way your […]

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Photosynthesis and the Teeny Tiny Pigment Pancakes

Photosynthesis and the Teeny Tiny Pigment Pancakes

Captioning is on. Click CC button at bottom right to turn off. Follow us on Twitter (@amoebasisters) and Facebook! Today we are going to talk about an incredible process that uses light and gas to make something awesome that we all love—-sugar! Unfortunately, we cannot do this amazing, incredible process —which is known as photosynthesis. […]

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How to Make an Edible Apple Swan!

How to Make an Edible Apple Swan!

The next time you come across a basket of fruit, don’t just eat it. Have some fun with it first. In this project, we’re converting any ordinary apple, into a decorative, and completely edible, apple swan. Go find your basket of fruit, and pick out an apple you think looks good. Now, using a sharp […]

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HOW TO MAKE A SCIENCE BEAKER CAKE – NERDY NUMMIES

HOW TO MAKE A SCIENCE BEAKER CAKE – NERDY NUMMIES

Hey guys, it’s Ro! Welcome to another Nerdy Nummies. Today we are gonna be making a science themed cake, we’re gonna be making a Beaker Cake. I got a lot of requests to do something like this, so I’m really excited! It’s gonna get a little weird, so let’s get weird with it! Let’s get […]

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Better Pancakes Through Chemistry

Better Pancakes Through Chemistry

Have you ever noticed how many cultures around the world have invented a food that’s some form of flat cooked dough? That many people can’t be wrong: Pancakes and all of their international cousins are delicious. But everyone you meet swears by a different pancake recipe. So how do you griddle up the perfect pancake […]

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Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Ooze in Science Class

Hi I’m Karen for Expert Village let’s make ooze Viva is going to show us how. We are going to need 1 cup of water, a little bit of food coloring, a spoon for mixing, a 4/4 cup measuring cup, a plastic bowl, and about 2 cups of corn starch. Are you ready take your […]

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Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Water Magic in Science Class

Fun Science Projects for Children : Ingredients for Water Magic in Science Class

Hi I’m Karen for Expert Village. Let’s do water magic. Welcoe is going to show us how. Were going to need water, a plastic cup, a half cup measuring cup, a pair of scissors, a disposal diaper, some Styrofoam cups, a pieces of plastic, this is a page protector that will be useful, a kitchen […]

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