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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Most Read This Week

August 31, 2015 6702

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 5466

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 3931

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2730

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 2526

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 19132

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12070

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 02, 2015 5466

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
September 02, 2015 2730

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2229

UPDATE: Missing Teen Located

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2022

Woman Allegedly Passed Out at Wheel Charged with…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1517

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1021

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 991

Gov. Beshear's Statement on County Clerks,…

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 913

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 860

Blood Drive Boosts Blood Bank Deposits

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 841

GPD Conducting Safety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News