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    Use this recipe to create everybody's favorite polymer -- FLUBBER! This resource includes instructions on how to make flubber as well as information on the chemistry behind the strange...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    In this activity, learners build soda geyser generators (under adult supervision) to conduct soda geyser investigations (i.e. famous Diet Coke and Mentos experiments). Learners use simple things...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how many Mentos are needed to make the tallest possible soda geyser. Will the greatest number of Mentos yield the tallest soda...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how temperature will affect the height of a soda geyser. Learners compare the soda geyser height of cold, room temperature, and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    In this activity, learners create a gelatinous slime using guar gum powder and borax. Educators can use this simple activity to introduce learners to colloids. This activity page features a fun how...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    Molecular gastronomy is the scientific study of food preparation. Learners use self-assembly techniques to create edible capsules of chocolate syrup (food grade ingredients are required). The...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    This fun video explains how to make a batch of oobleck (or slime) and why this special substance is known as a "non-Newtonian" fluid. Watch as Mr. O and kids from the Children's...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine which brand of soda makes the best (highest) soda geyser. Learners discover that different brands of soda have different...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours