This alien looking goop is a suspension of iron filings in oil and in this experiment we make our own Ferrofluid!
Messy, fun, and amazing once you put a rare Earth magnet next to it. This experiment allows us to study suspensions but also view magnetic fields in a unique way.
Clayton’s Exploration Station
Here at Clayton's Exploration Station, we're doing experiments, going on adventures, and trying to find answers to the questions that curious humans have.
We have educational step-by-step experiments and entertaining lessons to teach children.
Don't forget the rules of Science and Exploration:
1. Safety First!
2. Exploration is for everyone
3. Being wrong is just one step on the way to getting the correct answer
4. Observation can be just as important as results