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Insta-Snow Keeps Showing Up on Lists for Top Gift Ideas

It looks like our Insta-Snow® or (Instant Snow as many people call it) is showing up on lots and lots of "Top Gift Ideas" lists that are prevalent on so many blogs. Just add water and the powder instantly erupts into amazing artificial snow…

Don't Be Fooled by Fake Snow Imitations - There's Only One Original Insta-Snow

Today's customer service call-of-the-day focused on a product that we don't even sell. The product in question is actually an imitation or knock-off of our popular Insta-Snow ® product, but no matter how much we tried to explain that she purchased…

Top 25 Holiday Gift Ideas - Educational Toys with a High Wow Factor

We might like to play the same game during the holidays… Guess which toy the kids will play with the most after everything has been ripped open and the house is a disaster. That’s the criteria we used in selecting this year’s Top 25…
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Dallas Fox 4 News Anchors Experiment with Insta-Snow and Reverse Helium (SF6)

The news anchors at Fox 4 News in Dallas wanted to see if I could find a few ways to make science fun on their Good Day show. Let's see... I could show them pictures of my science project from 3rd grade... or discuss freezing point depression...…
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What Really Happens at the Ellen Show

If you're a fan of the Ellen Show, you know that the show recently moved to a new set on the Warner Bros Studio lot. The new studio is huge... great for exploding clouds of liquid nitrogen! Watch the video, but keep reading to learn what happens…
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This Week on Ellen... Steve Spangler (and his flying potatoes)

Last week the producers at the Ellen Show called to see if I had anything new that might amaze Ellen... and make her laugh. Hmmm... what do you think? After a few phone calls and some time trading some demo videos over e-mail, we're set with…
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The Ellen Show Called…

When the phone rings, we never know quite what to expect. The phone rang and on the other end was a senior producer at the Ellen Show (you know... Ellen DeGeneres). It seems that this producer had been watching a few of our science videos and…

Beware of Fake Snow Knock-Offs

Our customer service reps are frequently asked the difference between our Insta-Snow and the other fake snow products available on the market. The answer is simple. There is only one Insta-Snow® powder, as indicated by that circle "R" thing.…

Insta-Snow Gets Teacher Out of Speeding Ticket

We received the following email from a teacher who attended one of our hands-on science professional development workshops for teachers. Believe it or not, she amazed a police officer with a science experiment using Insta-Snow Powder and got…

Good Morning America Features Steve Spangler's Insta-Snow

Television viewers of Good Morning America learned how to make snow in their living room with our very own Insta-Snow. Each month Good Morning America highlights "Stupid Products" from Stupid.com. Insta-Snow was one of the lucky few featured…