xUmp.com Logo

COVID-19 NOTE (4/9/20): We are fully stocked, open & shipping all orders daily. Order with confidence. Stay healthy & safe!
Save up to 50% OFF cool science kits, toys and games.
Save up to 50% OFF cool science kits, toys and games.
Lava In a Bottle - Image One Lava In a Bottle - Image two
Share this product:

Lava In a Bottle

by Geocentral   Item#: 16391  
List Price:$6.99
Sale Price: $4.99 /each
You Save: $2.00 (28%)
IN STOCK Ships next business day.
Add to cart to see shipping prices.

Only 5 left in stock - order soon!
QTY:
 

Perform a fun science experiment that creates a miniature lava lamp in a plastic beaker using water, oil, and chemical reactions!

This fun science experiment works because of three different scientific principles.  First, it works because water and oil do not mix.  The molecules in water are strongly attracted to each other, and the same is true of oil.  Because of this, the molecules of each do not mix with those of the other, so oil and water separate.  Oil floats above the water because it has a lower density than water.

A chemical reaction occurs when the tablets are added to the water, creating the 'lava lamp' effect.  The molecules of the water combine with the molecules on the surface of the tablet to creat gas bubbles and change the color of the water.  Since this reaction only happens in the water and not in the oil, the bubbles cause the water to float through the oil, which causes the water to look like lava.  When the bubbles reach the top of the oil they burst and the water falls back throgh the oil to the bottom of thge beaker.

Features:

  • Create your own mini lava lamp effect in a plastic beaker
  • Uses oil, water, and chemical reactions from fizz tablets
  • Fizz tablets comes in red, blue, and yellow, and can be combined to yield different colors
  • Demonstrates three different scientific principles


Age:
8 +
Box Size:
4.25 x 2.50 x 3.25 inches
10.80cm x 6.35cm x 8.26cm
Weight:
0 lb 5 oz
0.12 kg

Warning:
CHOKING HAZARD
Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Customer Reviews


There are no customer reviews for this product. Be the first one to write one!

POPULAR PRODUCTS

Anti-fog Project Safety Glasses.

$5.99 $3.95

Anti-fog Project Safety Glasses

Durable, anti-fog safety glasses that fit comfortably on any head size.

Black Medical Nitrile Gloves - Box of 100 - Large.

$29.99 $22.95

Black Medical Nitrile Gloves - Box of 100 - Large

Extra thick medical examination gloves - 60mil. Great for extra protection.

Nitrile Medical Grade Gloves - XTRA LARGE - Box of 100.

$24.99 $15.95

Nitrile Medical Grade Gloves - XTRA LARGE - Box of 100

Extra-large nitrile exam gloves designed and manufactured for superior protection against viral, bacterial, and certain chemical hazards.

Challenger Safety Goggles - Clear Anti Fog.

$9.99 $7.95

Challenger Safety Goggles - Clear Anti Fog

These goggles meet the ANSI Z87.1, 2010 High Impact standards.

Laboratory Protection Apron.

$12.99 $8.75

Laboratory Protection Apron

Highly durable lab apron made of rubberized cloth is impermeable and easy to clean, perfect for all manner of lab or classroom experiments

N95 NIOSH Approved Respirator Face Masks SH9550 - set of 2 .

$14.99 $11.95

N95 NIOSH Approved Respirator Face Masks SH9550 - set of 2

This set includes two (2) N95 NIOSH approved respirators.

FEATURED PRODUCTS

Magnetic Levitator - Classic.

$14.99 $11.95

Magnetic Levitator - Classic

This is a classic demonstration toy of the powers of magnetic fields!

Wilderness Survival Playing Cards.

$9.99 $6.99

Wilderness Survival Playing Cards

Ever wonder how to survive in the wilderness? These cards can help!

Newtons Cradle - Regular - 5.5 inches.

$24.99 $14.99

Newtons Cradle - Regular - 5.5 inches

This classic desk toy will keep you amused!

Windmill Generator 4M Kit.

$16.99 $14.99

Windmill Generator 4M Kit

Build your own windmill generator kit by recycling a plastic bottle!

The Original Hoberman Sphere.

$49.99 $37.99

The Original Hoberman Sphere

The Hoberman Sphere expands and contracts with a magical motion so fluid and simple that kids can't help but play with it for hours.

Agate Bookends - Natural.

$79.99 $39.99

Agate Bookends - Natural

A beautiful desk or bookshelf accessory for the reading fanatic in your family!

Science-Sidebar: Science Education Articles

xUmp.com Logo


Join our tribe:

SIGN-UP & SAVE

Sign-up for our weekly discounts and promotions email newsletter.



xUmp.com Catalog

CATALOG

View xUmp science supplies catalog

At xUmp.com, we are passionate about science. We believe in hands-on learning and making science fun. - Anton Skorucak, Physicist and Founder

At xUmp.com you will find a large selection of scientific products carefully curated by real scientists and educators. We sell everything from educational toys, teacher supplies for science classroom, lab equipment, science toys, science fair supplies, classroom equipment, chemistry glassware, chemistry lab equipment, physics demos, electronics supplies, robots, science kits to geeky science gifts.