hooked science 300KENTUCKY (5/14/13) - Just like a sharp object can weaken a balloon, so can a flame. So, how can you make a balloon fireproof? Jason Lindsey aka “Mr. Science” say you can and all you need are a few ingredients from around the house.
 
INGREDIENTS
• 2 Balloons
• Water
• Grill Lighter

INSTRUCTIONS
STEP 1: Blow up a balloon and tie the end so the air stays inside.
STEP 2: Have an adult ignite the grill lighter and place the flame under the balloon. What happened?
STEP 3: Place 1/4 of a cup of water into a balloon.
STEP 4: Carefully blow up the balloon and tie the end so the air and water stay inside the balloon.
STEP 5: Have an adult ignite the grill lighter and place the flame under the balloon. What happened?
 
EXPLANATION
The balloon with water does not pop! The water inside the balloon absorbs the heat from the flame, keeping the balloon from bursting.

Go to www.hookedonscience.org  for more experiments that might get you and your family “Hooked on Science.”

Jason Lindsey
Hooked on Science


e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 8645

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 25, 2015 4466

Accused Synthetic Drug Traffickers Remain in U.S.…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 4424

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 28, 2015 3407

'Curb Service’ at Local Eatery Ends with DUI…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3353

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 44898

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 19, 2015 11280

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin

Stories Trending Now

July 02, 2015 8645

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3353

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 30, 2015 3268

Earlington Man Faces Multiple Charges after…

by SurfKY News
July 01, 2015 2100

Police Seeking Public Help in Locating Subject…

by SurfKY News
June 30, 2015 1403

Hope2All Food Bank Opens in Drakesboro

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
June 30, 2015 1379

KRS Accounting Fraud Created Pension Crisis

by Dr. William F. Smith
June 30, 2015 1299

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
July 01, 2015 1117

Two Vehicle Collision Sends One to Hospital

by SurfKY News
June 30, 2015 1003

Another ‘Welcomed’ Sign

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 01, 2015 999

Goodman Revival Fills 'Praise in the Park' with…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News