Ask & Experiment

Ask & Experiment has experiments for you to try at home, activity books to download, PhysicsQuest resources for your school or after school group, and a way you can get your physics questions answered by real physicists.

PhysicsQuest

PhysicsQuest, a free competition for 6-9th grade students and after school groups, consisting of four science experiments that give students clues to solve a mystery. Classes can submit their answers online and be entered in a random drawing for prizes. PhysicsQuest kits are free to registered classrooms and groups. 

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Sewing Kit Cartesian Diver

Exploring buoyancy with this quick experiment


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Where's the Air?

You can't see it, but you can feel it! Play with air and air pressure in this activity.


oxygen How do the machines that concentrate oxygen out of the air work? These machines are used by people with breathing problems - DK, New Orleans, LA
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Activity Books

 

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