Children thinks a bouncing putty is really fun and The Science Factory understands this very well.
With this kit you can explore the different properties of 4 different putties.
What is a bouncing putty?
It contains polydimethylsiloxane and boric acid. Both of these substances help to ensure that the putty has its special characteristics and magical effects.
This set consists of:
- Bouncing putty that glows in the dark – Turn off the lamp and see how the stud light illuminates.
- Magnetic putty – Load the putty with a magnet and explore in the home what is magnetic or not!
- Color Changing Putty – See how this putty shine and changes colour beautifully in the light.
- Colour shifting putty – See how this putty is changing color when you hold it in your hand. It contains a substance that changes colour when it gets hot.
Fun facts: Bouncing Putty has been used during real space travels, for example to attach tools with.