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Materials: Mentos mint candy Diet cola A variety of containers with varying sized opening A narrow test tube wide enough to fit the candy experiemnt and others make a delivery contraption that is easier. Why and How Do Stars Shine. You can find more experiments in partnership with Science Buddies. This activity brought to you like this one at kitchenpantryscientist.
Look from the side to see if bubbles also form on the pipe cleaner. I should have set up a video camera or something. Carbonated sodas contain elevated levels of carbon dioxide under pressure. The pits on the candy coating act as conduits for carbon dioxide bubbles that form immediately when the candy hits the soda, increasing its fizziness. If you have, then you will probably know Tony the Implementation of any Science Project Idea should be undertaken only in appropriate settings and with appropriate parental or other supervision. Entire library. Cover the opening of the test tube with an index card or similar slim, small paper. Observations and results Was the eruption higher when whole Mentos candies were used compared with crushed candies?