Make a Homopolar Motor

Make a Homopolar Motor

In partnership with The Science of Winston-Salem, we are creating homopolar motors. Grab your batteries, turn your creativity on,  and make your own creation today! What You Need: AA batteries Copper wire Solid hookup wire Wire strippers Magnets The Science Behind It:...
The Reason For The Seasons!

The Reason For The Seasons!

What You Need: A light source Globe/large ball Small ball The Science Behind It:Did you know? Our Earth sits at a 23.5 degree tilt at all times! This means that at different times of the year, different parts of the world receive more direct light and heat from the...
Hot and Cold Water Experiment

Hot and Cold Water Experiment

Water is all around us in the ground, in the air, and even in our bodies! Even though it is so important in our lives, we do not often know a lot about it! For another fun experiment you can do at home, grab two pitchers of water, one cold and one hot, and examine the...
How to Make Your Own Sock Puppet!

How to Make Your Own Sock Puppet!

Put your spare socks to use with this fun craft! With just a few basic craft supplies, or improvised materials from around the house, you can have your very own sock puppet! Get crafting and start planning your puppet show! Things You’ll Need: Hot glue gun Sock...
Learn What Floats With This Experiment!

Learn What Floats With This Experiment!

With all of this time spent at home, we have all become familiar with the items in our household, so why not learn more about them? In this video, created in conjunction with The Science of Winston Salem, you will learn how different sodas float (or sink!) in...