Posts Tagged ‘water’



FUN FACT FRIDAY

Did you know that an egg looks like a crazy jellyfish underwater? A cracked egg on land might make a big mess, 60 feet below the surface of the ocean, the pressure on the egg is 2.8 times atmospheric pressure, and it holds it all together like an invisible egg shell.

The Dangers of Flood Waters and How to Prepare for Flooding

Over the last week there has been some extreme weather happening around the United States including tornadoes, large snow storms, frigid temperatures, and lots of rain! The rain bands across the mid-west and east coast this past week is starting to cause major flooding along the Mississippi River in Missouri and threats of flooding in […]

Think About It Thursday: How Much Water Is In A Watermelon?

Tomorrow is the first day of May 2015! I cant believe how fast this year is going! So with summer just around the corner…let’s dedicate this Thursday’s post to a very popular summer food…the watermelon! The watermelon is no doubt named after one of it’s main ingredients. But do you know how much water is […]

Think About It Thursday: Can Humans Walk on Water?

Unfortunately, it is impossible for humans to walk on just straight H2O without any sort of contraption or addition to the water. A recent experiment was done and it was found out that if cornstarch is added to water, the mixture creates something called oobleck. According to Instructables.com, “oobleck is a non-newtonian fluid. That is, it […]