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Watch What Happens When Science Experiments Go Terribly, Hilariously Wrong

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 11.13.2014 | Science

You know all the times a teacher nails a science demonstration and everyone in the class learns important scientific principles? This video is abo...

Here's How To Calculate The Speed Of Light In Your Own Home

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 08.25.2014 | Science

You may think your microwave is good only for making popcorn or heating up last night's leftovers. But with a big chocolate bar and a little ingenuity...

WATCH: How To Make Something Invisible

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 06.26.2014 | Science

How can you make something invisible, that is, without using a cloak? This easy experiment just might be the "solution." A new YouTube video from ...

WATCH: Inventor Demonstrates Ultimate Rubber Band Gun

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Crowdfunding giant Kickstarter has gained notoriety for promoting high-tech concepts like 3D printers and virtual reality headsets. But Ukrainian uni...

WATCH: Here's What Happens When You Bike Across A Pool Of Non-Newtonian Fluid

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

Two hundred and seventy gallons of oobleck later, and Anthony Carboni and Tara Long are ready to roll. Carboni and Long are the hosts of Hard Scien...

WATCH: Don't Try This At Home, Folks

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.16.2013 | Science

Ever wonder what happens when you drop a bottle of liquid nitrogen into a bucket full of ping pong balls? Check it out in the video above. You'll be b...

WATCH: What Happens When Chemist Drops Hot Coal Into Liquid Oxygen?

Posted 06.11.2013 | Science

What happens when you plunge red-hot charcoal into liquid oxygen? Watch for yourself in this fascinating slow-mo video, which is the latest installmen...

WATCH LIVE: Is This The World's Most Boring Experiment?

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 05.02.2013 | Science

What's the world's most boring science experiment? You could make a pretty good case for the "pitch drop" experiment. It consists of a glass funnel fi...

YIKES: Five Scariest Science Experiments Ever

Posted 10.31.2012 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Published: 10/30/2012 11:00 AM EDT on LiveScience Since Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the popular imagination has ...

U.S. Students Can Run Successful Science Experiments, But Can't Explain Results

Posted 06.19.2012 | Education

American students can successfully complete science experiments at school, but can't explain their results. A new report out of the National Assess...

5 Things I'd Love To Outsource As A Parent

Delia Lloyd | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Delia Lloyd

As with the division of labor within marriage, I'm a big believer that - it's best to be honest as a parent about which tasks you like and which tasks you find onerous.