Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Hooked on Science - Magnetic Cereal

hooked science 300KENTUCKY (11/13/13) - What did you eat for breakfast this morning? You might want to double check. Using a few ingredients from around the house, you can discover why you might need a hammer with your next bowl cereal.

INGREDIENTS
• Total Cereal
• Ziploc Bag
• Water
• Neodymium Magnet

INSTRUCTIONS
STEP 1: Pour two cups of Total cereal into the Ziploc bag.
STEP 2: Using your hands, crush the cereal into tiny pieces.
STEP 3: Pour water into the bag. Using your hands, mix the water and the cereal.
STEP 4: Rub the neodymium magnet against the bag until you see black pieces of iron appear.
 
EXPLANATION
Total cereal contains bits of iron. The neodymium magnet is strong enough to pull the iron out of the Total cereal. Iron helps the body make hemoglobin in the blood, which carries oxygen to cells throughout the body. The average adult has enough iron inside their body to create two small nails.   Go to www.hookedonscience.org for more experiments that might get you and your family “Hooked on Science.”

Jason Lindsey
Hooked on Science

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

In Other News...

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru July 1, 2014

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/10/14) — The following is your update on local restaurant inspections for the Hopkins County… Read More

Single Vehicle Injury Collision on US 62

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/10/14) — The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred… Read More
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 08, 2014 10293

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Shooting Death of…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 07, 2014 5660

Madisonville Police Bust Prostitution…

in Top Stories by Major Chris Taylor
July 06, 2014 5120

Hanson Man's Body Discovered in House…

in Top Stories by Information provided by Det. Shawn Bean
July 07, 2014 4995

Parents Arrested for Leaving Minors in Car

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 09, 2014 3426

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Alleged…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 07, 2014 5660

Madisonville Police Bust Prostitution…

in Top Stories by Major Chris Taylor
July 07, 2014 4995

Parents Arrested for Leaving Minors in Car

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 09, 2014 3426

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Alleged…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 07, 2014 2821

MPD Responds to Fight, Drug Arrest Results

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 09, 2014 2213

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 9,…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 07, 2014 1344

Section of Kentucky 1456/Newbolt Road in…

in News by Keith Todd
July 08, 2014 1329

Nashville Predators are Coming to the…

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 08, 2014 1229

Owensboro Police Department Reports…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
July 08, 2014 1188

Owensboro Neighborhood Alliance Meeting…

in News by Abby Shelton
July 07, 2014 601

Owensboro Man Charged with Attempted…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 08, 2014 10293

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Shooting Death of…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 07, 2014 2600

Life of Muhlenberg Son Hank Becker to be…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
July 08, 2014 2261

Two Vehicle Collision with Injuries

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 06, 2014 1930

Lake Malone Park Enjoys Busy Fourth of…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
July 08, 2014 1892

Graham Man Arrested on Several Charges

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03