Monday 29 April 2013

Sciency Tentacles

* sand
* alcohol or lighter fluid
* sugar
* baking soda

1. Mix 4 parts powdered sugar with 1 part baking soda.
2. Make a mound with the sand. Push a depression into the middle of the sand.
3. Pour the alcohol or other fuel into the sand to wet it.
4. Pour the sugar and baking soda mixture into the depression.
5. Ignite the mound, using a lighter or match.


  1. powdered sugar or just sugar?

  2. If you replace the sand with flour, substitute eggs and butter for the alcohol, and use an oven instead of a lighter, you can make some cookies. Science rules.

    1. And if you add a little weed you can have space cakes