This science experiment using Mentos candy and diet coke is a classic. It is fun and can be used as an experiment or science fair project. The experiment involves dropping a piece of Mentos candy into a liter of diet Coke. It is so popular that it was featured on an episode of Myth Busters.
Great Ice Cube Race The great ice cube race tests the time it takes for different shapes of ice cubes to melt.
Water Cycle Experiments, Acid Rain Learn what happens when acid rain falls on objects made of calcite in this experiment.
Volcano Experiment, Volcanic Eruptions Find out what happens when expanding gases in magma cannot escape beneath a volcano.
Water Cycle Experiment, Salt on a Stick This experiment combines science and history as it shows how Indians collected salt and exchanged it for obsidian.Have fun shooting rubber bands in this fun and easy experiment.
Science Experiment, Mentos Fun Have fun creating a geyser of diet coke in this simple experiment.
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