News from the IGS

8 Oct 2021

Kid’s Lab

Sometimes it hisses and pops really well in the Kid’s Lab. During the many experiments on the subject of “water”, the pot bubbled and hissed and cold ice cubes turned into hot water in no time at all. But why does the pot lid suddenly look so strange? Why is it full of water droplets?
The children were able to explore with us how ice becomes water and water becomes steam. In the end we all asked ourselves the question: What actually happens when you cook muddy slush?