Water Archive

Bracelets and Wood Water Absorption

Today we bring you a beautiful craft with a scientific base. It is again an idea we found in Pinterest to make some colorful bracelets with wooden craft sticks. To turn this craft into a science project you can make a research on the behavior of wood under certain circumstances, in order to find out the best way to make those bracelets. You need some craft sticks or popsicle sticks …

Underwater Droplet Mystery

We have sometimes talked about some experiments presented as an “invitation to play”. Today is it about an “invitation to think”. We will set out the experiment as a mystery to be solved. In that way the kids will be surprised and will be invited to find an answer. You need to set up 3 jars. In one of them there will be an oil layer, floating on a transparent …

Why is Sea Water Salty?

While swam and played on the beach we can see the differences between the sea water and pool water: a taste salty water, float getting carried away by the waves, to dry our bodies to the sun and the salty taste test in our skin ... After all these observations we can ask the big question why do you think that is salty? The immediate answer is obvious: "because it …

Treasures in the Sand: Sea Crystals

We’re on the beach. We are loaded with all the “must haves” for going to the beach with the kids: towels, umbrellas, sunscreen, water buckets, spades … you know what I mean right? We are ready for a few hours long seaside adventure… and after a swim, why not also undergo some scientific research? We’re suggesting something that many of us have done when we were very young and continue …