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Magic toothpicks - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about surface tension. All you need is five wooden toothpicks, a small sponge, a plate and water.

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Foil boat - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about surface tension. All you need is a piece of foil, scissors and washing up liquid.

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How does pressure propel sailboats?

An activity about air pressure to explore what makes a good sail. You'll need some foil, styrofoam, paper, straws, a long pipe, tape, scissors, a stopwatch and water.

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Waterproof sieve - Marvin and Milo

A Marvin and Milo activity about surface tension. All you need is a glass bottle, sieve and water.

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How Do Bridge Designs Compare?

An activity to explore the strength of different designs of bridges. You'll need several drinking straws, masking tape, thread, scissors, four paper clips, a paper cup, lots of coins, all the same ...

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Magical Match - Physics to go

An experiment from our Physics To Go series about tension. All you need is a matchboxes and some matches.

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Balloon Kebabs - Physics to go

An experiment from our Physics To Go series about tension. All you need is balloons and wooden kebab skewers.

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Potato Straw - Physics to go

An experiment from our Physics To Go series about momentum and surface area. All you need is straws and a large baking potatoes.

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Sight-Line Science: Candle in the Mirror

A simple experiment about reflections and images. All you'll need is two tea candles, matches, CD jewel case, dark surface e.g. T-shirt and some identical household items e.g. paper clips.

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