Science Projects

Science and Learning Projects from The Geek Pub!

How to make Copper Plated Quarters

In a previous video, I showed you how to make a mini forge where you could heat metal for all kinds of weekend projects. Well, in this video, I'm going to show you how to use it for a fun science experiment...

How to make a Penny Battery

In my previous video, I showed you how to make a battery out of a potato. The truth however, is that the potato doesn't make the electricity, the copper and zinc do, and all you really need is an electrolyt...

How to make a Potato Battery

To make a potato battery, you're going to need a potato, some copper pennies, zinc washers, some test leads, an LED or other device to power, and a multimeter if you happen to have one. Now, if you don't ha...

How to make Magic Water-Proof Sand

How to make Magic Sand Magic sand is awesome.  It's one of those things that's just sort of mesmerizing to witness.  Sand that is somehow waterproof!  Sand that refuses to get wet!  If you didn't see water p...

How to make an Alcohol Powered Bottle Rocket

Make the Alcohol Bottle Rocket When I was a kid the 4th of July was a time that I couldn't wait to arrive every year.  Fireworks were something that kids just love!  Bottle rockets were one of my most favori...