Forces and Motion Experiments

Floating Paper Plane - Sick Science!

THIS WAS PART OF AN APRIL FOOL'S DAY PRANK!  ...

The Coin Drop - SICK Science

Dropping a penny into an empty glass sounds ordinary and simple…...

Marble Gravitron - SICK Science

Recently, the Spangler Labs Research Team took a trip to...

Candle Seesaw - SICK Science!

This scientific amusement is easily overlooked when you’re thumbing through...

Color Mixing Wheel - SICK Science!

Here’s an amazing way to combine scientific principles of physics...

The Unbelievable Pendulum Catch - SICK Science!

It’s a classic comedy bit from the silent movie era....

The Olympics and the Science of Spin

Ice skaters are not only talented on the ice, but...

Flying Tea Rocket - SICK Science

The Tea Bag Liftoff is an adaptation of a classic science...

Floating Rice Bottle - SICK Science

Although this effect is presented with modern containers like plastic...
Bed of Nails - Cover Image

Bed of Nails - Table-Top Variation

You may have seen your favorite circus performers or magicians...
Twist in Time - Laminar Flow

Twist in Time - Laminar Flow

It’s a demonstration that almost has to be seen in...

Friction Fire

It looks so simple in the movies… simply rub two...