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Title:
Dad's book of awesome science experiments : from boiling ice and exploring soap to erupting volcanoes and launching rockets, 30 inventive experiments to excite the whole family!
Author:
Adamick, Mike, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Avon, Massachusetts : Adams Media, [2014]

©2014
Physical Description:
189 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary:
Presents step-by-step instructions for thirty at-home science experiments, including such projects as creating soap clouds, demonstrating acid rain, inflating a balloon with rotting fruit, and creating a rainbow with stacked fluids.

Don't get caught off guard by your kids' science questions! You and your family can learn all about the ins and outs of chemistry, biology, physics, the human body, and our planet with Dad's Book of Awesome Science Experiments. From Rock Candy Crystals to Magnetic Fields, each of these fun science projects features easy-to-understand instructions that can be carried out by even the youngest of lab partners, as well as awesome, full-color photographs that guide you through each step. Complete with 30 interactive experiments and explanations for how and why they work, this book will inspire your family to explore the science behind it. --Publisher's description.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Have fun while failing miserably, or why science is important -- Chemistry: Soap clouds -- Floating grape -- Penny shiner -- Floating water -- Boiling ice -- Rock candy crystals -- Rainbow water stacks -- Biology: Colored leaves -- Light fright -- Falling leaves -- Hole-y walls -- Animal camouflage -- Banana balloon -- Physics: Straw balloon rocket blasters -- Fast corners -- Balloon toss -- Mentos and coke rocket -- Magnetic fields -- Colors of light -- Egg in a bottle -- Balancing act -- Planet Earth: Volcano time! -- Acid rain -- Land warmer -- The space of air -- The human body: Hot and cold -- Blind balance -- Bird cage -- Marshmallow pulse keeper -- Fingerprint monsters.
ISBN:
9781440570773
UPC:
045079570771
Format :
Book