Children's Museum of Houston

Liquid Armor

Liquid Armor Ever heard of d3o? It is a liquid armor (yes, I said LIQUID armor) that is being adapted for all sorts of uses (look what I found with a simple ... more»

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New Component in Invention Convention

New Component in Invention Convention We have a new component at the Children's Museum of Houston down in Invention Convention - the Animation Station! Created by Digital Dream Labs in Pittsburgh, this component helps teach ... more»

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Mathemagical Card Trick

Mathemagical Card Trick In this week's O Wow Moment from the Children's Museum of Houston, I show my assistants a fun card trick. When pressed for how it works, I eventually relent to ... more»

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That’s Probable

That’s Probable One of the greatest mathematical topics that many people misunderstand is probability. Take my two assistants for example - they get into quite a row at the Children's Museum of ... more»

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New Exhibit!

New Exhibit! We have a new exhibit at the Children's Museum of Houston: Newton Know-How. In Newton Know-How, we encourage everyone to become physicists and explore the laws that govern all of ... more»

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Emitting Light

Emitting Light Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) surround us and are embedded everywhere, from new light bulbs, flashes on cameras, power lights, and even remote controls all use LEDs. But what are LEDs ... more»

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Spool Car Racer

Spool Car Racer My two assistants and I enjoy playing with wind-up toys (available at Fiddle Sticks Toys at the Children's Museum of Houston), but how do they work? Well, as I told ... more»

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It’s Alive (The 100th Episode!)

It’s Alive (The 100th Episode!) Way back on A Slime By Any Other Name, our first O Wow Moments episode, I showed off a fun slime concoction called Oobleck that we regularly make here at ... more»

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I Scream For…

I Scream For… Houston summers are HOT! And while cooling off at the Children's Museum of Houston is a great thing to do, another delicious way to cool off is to enjoy some ... more»

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A Bright Idea

A Bright Idea more»

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