Using household materials like milk, food coloring, and dish soap, you’ll create an awesome reaction and a beautiful explosion of colors.
This unforgettable hands-on learning experience is fun and easy—no wonder it’s one of Steve Spangler’s most popular experiments! Learn how to turn this activity into an awesome science fair project, and find more hands-on science fun in Steve’s book, Naked Eggs and Flying Potatoes.
- Milk (whole or 2%)
- Dinner plate
- Food coloring (red, yellow, green, blue)
- Dish-washing soap (Dawn brand works well)
- Cotton swabs