Musical Straw – Steve Spangler

So, you’re waiting for your dinner to arrive and you’re bored out of your mind. There’s nothing to read… the conversation is slim to none… and you’ve already counted all of the sugar packets. Hmmm? There’s a straw… and straws are interesting. Is there anything you can do with a straw to “be amazing?” Keep reading – in a matter of minutes you’ll have the entire restaurant upset by your science antics.

Click here to the full experiment at Steve’s website

The Inverted Glass Harp

By Dan Quinn

A new variation on an old party trick: filling several wine glasses to different heights makes a “glass harp”, so submerging one empty glass in a basin of water is an “inverted glass harp”. It’s not the prettiest sounding instrument, but with enough practice, you could at least amuse your dinner guests. Continue reading