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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Posted on 2/2/14

In Other News...

Seven Hills Neighborhood Alliance to Host Yard Sale, Neighborhood Cleanup

OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/24/15) — The Seven Hills Neighborhood Alliance will host its annual Yard Sale Fiesta on Friday and… Read More

Pennyroyal Herb Club Annual Garden Tour Announced

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/23/15) — Tour eight local gardens, featuring butterfly gardens, raised beds, shade gardens,… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 6662

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 6086

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 6011

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 4399

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3880

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10567

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7438

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 23, 2015 6086

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 1376

MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 1335

Elks BBQ Fundraiser Quick Sell Out

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 1121

MCC's Felicia Johnson Receives State KCTCS Award

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 1000

'Cooking for the Cure' Fundraiser Brings Out…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 995

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 986

Health Department Food Scores Released

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 841

Scientists Meet in Louisville to Share Research…

by Betty Coffman
May 23, 2015 724

Sunday Alcohol Sales Discussion Tabled to Next…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 666

Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet…

by Ricki C. Gardenhire