Author Archives: Big Bang Science

Delicious Digestion

Delicious Digestion is all about investigating the journey of food through out bodies! Experiments Cracker Digestion – investigating enzymes in our mouth πŸͺ Investigating the acidity and alkalinity of common foods βš—️ Testing for fats in our food πŸ§ˆ Making edible poo! πŸ’© You will need Delicious Digestion Big Bang Box Science Kit – Only available December 2021 Delivery…

Lava Lamps

Have you ever seen a lava lamp? Well… in this awesome experiment you can make your own! You will need Tall / large clear glass or plastic cup Oil Water Food colouring Fizzy tablet (vitamin C or Alkazeltzor tablets work well) Method Fill the glass a third with tap water. Add food colouring of your…

Fizzy Trays

These fizzy explosions of colour will provide hours of fun! You will need A tray (a baking tray works well) Bicarbonate of soda/ baking powder Clear vinegar Small pots x 2 Food colouring Teaspoon or medicine syringe Method Sprinkle some bicarbonate of soda onto your tray evenly. Into your small pots pour some clear vinegar…

Sweet Science

Sweet Science is all about the science of sugar, with lots of sweet experiments and taste-bud treats! Experiments Investigating dissolving with candy canes 🍬 Learning about sugar crystallisation and making rock candy πŸ’Ž Making sherbet πŸ˜› Discovering what happens when we burn sugar πŸ”₯ You will need Sweet Science Big Bang Box Science Kit –…

Skittle Rainbows

Try this awesome experiment and watch a colourful display unfold before your eyes! You will need A pack of Skittles A plate Some water Method Place the skittles around the edge of a plate. The edge of the inner rim is best. The skittles can be arranged in any way, so this is great for…

Wacky Water

Wacky Water is all about investigating the weird and wonderful properties of water!  Experiments Water Loving and Water Hating – we’ll be investigating what it means if a material is hydrophobic. And we’ll be making hydrophobic sand to see how it interacts with water Dazzling Dissolving – we’ll be learning about how and why some…

Hot Science

Hot Science is all about heat, how it’s transferred and the reactions it’s involved in! Experiments Changing States – Learning about changes between solid, liquid and gas Cool Convection – Discovering how convection currents work and why hot air rises Colourful Combustion – Create a colourful display of flame tests at home Thermochromic Science –…