Jellyfish

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JellyfishThe jellyfish belongs to the hybroid family of creatures; this Latin name means “waterlike”. It is ninety-nine percent water, so its flesh is as fluid as the white of an egg.

To test this statement you will need:
• Glass
• Water
• Egg white
• Small container/glass/cup
• Food coloring

Jellyfish1What you do:
• Add a little bit of food coloring to the egg white and mix it slightly. (You need it to see the ” jellyfish” in the water).
• Fill the glass with water.
• Add the egg white to the glass.
• Observe.
• You’ve got yourself a pet jellyfish.

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Growing Celery

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What you need:growing celery
• A bunch of celery
• A large, sharp knife
• A small dish or plastic container
• Fresh water

What you do:
• With a large, sharp knife, cut off the bottom of your bunch of celery about 2 inches from the base.
• Take the base of your bunch of celery and put it in a small jar or dish filled with about a half inch to an inch of water.
• Wait for a week and see what happens.

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Fun Ear Science

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What you need:blood flow
• Conch Shell

What you do:
• Hold a conch shell up close to your ear.

What do you hear? It sounds like the ocean. do you think an ocean is in the shell?

blood flow1No!

You are hearing your blood move through your body. Because of its shape, the shell captures the sounds of your blood moving and sends them back to the ear.

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