Dancing liquid

Difficulty:
Danger:
Duration:
30 minutes
Dancing liquid

Safety

  • Perform the experiment on the protective underlay.
  • Carefully review the general safety advice in the instruction book before starting the experiment.

Disposal

Dispose of solid waste together with household garbage. Pour liquids down the sink. Wash with an excess of water.

That's interesting!

Quicksand is a non-Newtonian fluid. When at rest, it seems solid, but it becomes fluid with minimal force applied to it. The force required to pull a foot out of quicksand at a speed of 1 cm/s is equivalent to the force required to lift a sedan.