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This classic experiment examines the concept of Inertia, a very important phenomenon that we experience everyday. From catching the bus to school, going to the theme park, experiencing rides to the basic things of throwing, dropping things.

Try this experiment to become a guru of gravity and a master of motion.

Safety: Adults should be present, mop handy and maybe use BOILED eggs (just in case)


Experimental Steps

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Experimental Steps

Newton egg drop step 1

Experimental Steps


Experimental Steps

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