scientific experiment

Science fairs are a classic in schools so there are many who have been in trouble trying to get flashy ideas, educational and not a very complex realization for their projects. Of course, it was a mess to replicate ideas when it was necessary to follow black-and-white tutorials of old books, but now with the many specialized YouTube channels that exist and the millions of useful easy science experiments videos available for free in the Google video network.¬† Now it’s a piece of cake.

The following are just a dozen examples of striking scientific experiments for kids, the vast majority recommended in a listing in Mashable, which highlight events of great scientific importance and that can be launched in a few minutes. You can visit the respective channel of who published each science experiments video of the list to review more ideas of experiments.

Here are best 10 easy to perform scientific experiments available on YouTube

1. How to make the invisible glass

Some Pyrex glass (the refractory of the kitchen), vegetable oil and water, and it will be enough to work with the effects of refraction of light to make an object invisible.

2. Create plastic from peanuts

If you want to start creating plastic figures. For example, to build the physical part of some electronic devices made from scratch. You can take advantage of the properties of peanuts submerged in nail polish remover.

3. Put a boiled egg in a bottle

With a few matches (matches) suffocating inside a bottle, it is possible to make a cooked egg pass through its neck regardless of the width of it.

4. Make a cloud inside a bottle

From so much talk of the Internet cloud, we have forgotten that there are also in the sky, and arise thanks to the vaporization of water, something that can be replicated with a little alcohol in a bottle and the pressurized air produced by a bicycle pump.

5. Water proof sand

When soaking sand with some fabric protector, a striking effect is achieved that makes the water can not touch it or combine with it, even when submerged.

6. Get plasma with a grape

With only one grape almost cut in half and placed in a microwave oven for a few seconds, the fourth state of matter can be visualized: plasma. Fascinates both what you see and what you hear.

7. Extract iron from breakfast cereal

Many cereals contain iron, literally, a magnet, water and a bag are enough to extract it in the form of filings as if they were any other highly attractive metal.

8. The lantern pumpkin, wrapped in fire

Some alcohol derivatives available in various kitchen cleaning products are enough to put a terrifying Halloween pumpkin on a constant, colourful burn.

9. Miniature rocket with aluminum foil

With sticks (toothpicks), aluminium foil, a lace, a long stick, a specific design of miniature rocket and several match heads (matches), you can get a striking pocket arsenal.


10. Make instant ice </h2.

The bottled purified water and put in the freezer for 2 hours and 45 minutes, will get a striking property in its solid state, which will be achieved by being exposed to different materials at room temperature.