Science adventure game show series.
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Can you blow up The Mountain game!
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The Mountain is TRTÉ’s science adventure game show series which sees two teams complete science-based challenges with the winning team reaching The Mountain summit. The Mountain was filmed at Carlingford Adventure Centre, Co Louth.
The Straw vs Pencil experiment
Take a hard boiled and a raw egg. Place them on separate plates.
First pour some milk onto a plate.
Blow up two balloons ballons. Take a bamboo stick or a knitting needle.
Get a water bottle with a nozzle.
What you need for this experiment is a hard boiled egg, a few birthday candles
Place a match or a cocktail stick between two forks.
For this trick you’ll need a balloon, candle and some water.
For this you’ll need a plastic bag and some sharp pencils.
Sitting on a chair, ask your friend to turn their right foot clockwise
November 22, 2013
Straw vs Pencil