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10 Best Backyard Science Experiments to Try This Summer

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Rain in a Bag


Evaporation experiments never get old. Take it a step further with this interactive "rain in a bag" activity. Simply draw a nature scene on a plastic bag, complete with a lake and clouds. Fill the bag up with water to the top of the "lake," and hang it in a sunny window. As the days go by, the water will evaporate in to the cloud and, when they can't hold anymore water, it will rain!

Get the directions for Rain in a Bag.

Next: Float or Sink

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