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15 super fun DIY science experiments for kids to try at home

Published: 23rd March, 2020 at 11:15
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Looking for some cool science projects to do with the kids? Be prepared to get your hands dirty with these fun and easy science experiments.

Budding scientists will be stuck in their homes over the foreseeable future, self isolating and social distancing while the coronavirus pandemic trundles on. But just because you don't have a drawer full of test tubes and a spare bunsen burner in the cupboard doesn't mean you can't enjoy a spot of DIY science at home.

We've pulled together some fun and easy science experiments for kids, which should keep them suitably entertained.

If you do decide to don your lab coat apron and tackle one of these cool science projects, let us know on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram - hopefully they'll turn out a little better than poor Gail's attempt to make a cupcake...

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Alexander McNamaraOnline Editor, BBC Science Focus

Alexander is the former Online Editor at BBC Science Focus.


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