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    In this chemistry lab activity, learners model the colors of fireworks by burning metallic solutions in a flame and observing the different colors produced. The color is determined by the...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 14 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    Learners combine different plant solutions -- made from fruits, vegetables, and flowers -- with equal amounts of vinegar (acid), water (neutral), and ammonia (base). They compare the color changes...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    Using electrolysis, learners produce hydrogen gas and oxygen gas from water molecules in a solution. A pH indicator (bromthymol blue) in the water allows learners to observe how the pH of the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    In this activity, learners separate a mixture of pebbles, salt crystals, and wood pieces. They add water and pour the mixture through a strainer. The pebbles are left in the beaker, the wood is...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry demonstration, learners observe a chemical reaction that produces a colorful effect. Learners will be surprised to see the colors change to red, white, and blue when ammonia is...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 Under 5 minutes
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    In this activity, learners explore static electricity and electrical charges while experimenting with an inflated balloon, unflavored gelatin powder, and a wool sweater. Challenge learners to...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 Under 5 minutes
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    Learners build a simple one-cell battery and use an ammeter to measure the flow of current. They add solutions of sodium sulfate and copper sulfate to separate bowls, and connect the solutions with...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    Learners observe two joined glass tubes containing a conductive salt solution. Electrodes are passing an electric current through the water. Oxygen gas is formed in the tube connected to the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    Learners test solutions of water, sugar, salt, and hydrochloric acid for electrical conductivity. They immerse leads from a lighting device (a battery pack connected to an LED) into each solution....

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 14 - adult Under 5 minutes