A Cool Breeze
Experiment with your own prevailing winds.
What happens when an acidic food comes in contact with a penny? Find out by performing this activity.
Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble
How are volcanic eruptions, water, and honey related? Find the answer here.
Degree of Permeability
Is sand more permeable than soil? Perform a test and learn more.
Do the Wave
Make your own rope and ribbon waves to study the movement of water and deep-water waves.
Finding Directions with a Compass
Which direction does your home face? Find out while you learn to use a compass.
Explore what happens when the amount of crustal material loaded onto the lithosphere changes.
Full of "Hot Air"
Learn more about the behaviors of warm and cold air in this lab.
Modeling Seismic Waves
Create seismic waves in your own home.
Not All Thumbs!
Use your thumb to help you visualize the apparent shift in the position of the stars.
Out of Thin Air
Study condensation as it occurs (or fails to occur) on a plastic container.
Reaction to Stress
Learn more about the effect of pressure on the upper part of the mantle.
Are your fingernails harder than copper? Learn more during this scratch test.
Staying in Focus
Create an ellipse, and study the importance of the position of the foci.
Create your own image of a rock, and watch as your rock becomes metamorphic.
What's the Difference?
Which dissolves faster in water—a sugar cube or granulated sugar? Learn more during this lab.
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