Just For Kids

Here Are some Experiments you can try at home


Build your own Roller Coaster

Spin like an Ice Skater

Reaction Time

Random Walk


Home Meteorology

Vortex in a Bottle

Smoke Rings

Collapse a Can


The Doppler Effect

Build a String Telephone


Make a Pinhole Camera

Science of Bubbles

Measure the Speed of Light


Plasma Ball Experiments

Static Electricity


Build an Electromagnet

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UW Space Place: Education and public outreach center of the UW-Madison Astronomy Department

Science is Fun: Educational website for Chemistry from the mind of UW-Madison Chemistry professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri

Geology Museum: Explore the Geology Museum and take a peek into Wisconsin's deep history

Institute for Biology Education: Raising the next generation of Biology Scientists

Science Alliance: UW-Madison Science Outreach on Campus

Science Friday (SciFri): Weekly science radio show hosted by NPR. Fridays 1-3pm