STEM Hands On

16April

Hands-On Wednesday

Ketchup in Bottle

Ever wonder why some objects float and others sink? It’s all about buoyancy! Watch the ketchup packet change positions by adding pressure to the bottle.

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09April

Hands-On Wednesday

Seesaw Candle

This seesaw candle experiment puts into practice Sir Isaac Newton’s third law, “For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.” Watch physics come to life as wax drips from the candle propelling the see-saw motion!

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02April

Hands-On Wednesday

Catapult

Check out gravity, tension, and torsion by making a catapult! Explore physics and the idea of stored energy with this fun and useful apparatus. Be careful what you aim at though!

 

 

 

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26March

Hands-On Wednesday

Stuck like Glue

Have you ever wondered how air pressure works? Explore how air movement can create a vacuum between a jar and plate so its “stuck like glue." You can also impress your friends with this cool properties of adhesion trick!

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