Science experiments are a great way for parents and kids to spend time together. Check out these fun science experiments that are guaranteed to impress your kids and result in some great quality time.
Pierce the plastic bagBrightside
Would you believe that you can completely pierce a plastic bag filled with water, and none of the water will leak out? It's a cool experiment that will having your kids begging to try it again and again.
Video - piercing the plastic bag experiment
In this video, you can watch the awesome plastic bag trick in action. Watch the video and then try it for yourself.
Did you know that lemons are powerful enough to generate power? Try this experiment to learn how to run a clock using the power of lemon.
Video - lemon battery experiment
This video demonstrates both how to conduct the lemon battery experiment and explains the science behind it.
Non-Newtonian fluids are interesting substances. They act like a liquid when at rest, but like a solid when a force is applied to them. Have fun with this cool mixture by making some of your own.
Video - non-Newtonian fluid
In this video, you can watch as college students have a lot of fun with non-Newtonian fluids, proving that science is definitely not boring.
Egg in a bottleBrightside
This is a super cool experiment that sucks a whole egg into a bottle without breaking either the egg or the bottle. This is one you'll want to do more than once.
Video - egg in a bottle experiment
In this video, you can see the experiment completed, as well as get the complete explanation for why it works. This is definitely one experiment you'll want to repeat.
This experiment teaches kids about fluids and absorbency. Plus, it's really fun to play with the fake snow.
Video - snowy diaper experiment
In this video, you can see how it easy it is to make fake snow from diapers. It only takes a few minutes and your kids will love the results.