Science At Play: Cloud in a Bottle

   Materials to Collect: 2 Liter Bottle  Isopropyl Alcohol  Bike Pump  Duct Tape Try it Out: Remove the label from the 2 liter bottle and add 1 teaspoon of Isopropyl Alcohol into the bottle. Allow some time for the alcohol to evaporate inside, a few minutes is enough.  Place a strip of duct tape …

Science At Play: Homemade Bernoulli Blowers

 Materials to Collect Hairdryer Ping pong ball Leaf blower Beach ball Try it Out Turn on your hair dryer and point it so the stream of air moves upward. Have someone gently place the ping pong ball in the air above the hair dryer. Try the same thing with a leaf blower and a …

Science At Play: Bird Watching

Looking for a fun way to observe the natural world while staying cozy indoors? Hang up some bird feeders where you can see them from your window! You can curl up with a snack and a bird guide and see who is visiting your yard. This is a great activity to get your kids involved …

Science At Play: Pitch Cups

 Materials to Collect Multiples of same kind of cup  Water  Silverware Try it Out Fill your cups with varying amounts of water. Tap the sides of the cups with your silverware. Make sure to tap above the water line. Make some unique, homemade music! What is the Science?  All sounds are caused by vibrations. …