Science Magic
Click Magazine for Kids|September 2017

These activiti es may seem magical, but science is what makes them work.

Holli Conger

Milk Magic

What you need

• wide, shallow bowl of whole milk

• food coloring

• cotton swabs

• dishwashing liquid

What you do

1. Add a drop or two of food coloring to different spots in the milk (the more colors, the better).

2. Gently dip the end of a cotton swab into the milk, being careful not to stir.

 

3. Now coat the end of another cotton swab with a drop of dishwashing liquid. Dip the soapy swab into the milk. Do not stir, but watch what happens!

Why does it work?

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