In these kids science experiments you will be testing how far rubber bands will fly through the air. These fun experiments can be conducted indoors or outside. This is an easy experiment for all kids to try.
More experiments with rubber bands
The rubber in rubber bands is bound together by thousands of long chains of molecules that are coiled together something like a net. When you pull a rubber band the molecules uncoil and align themselves closer together as they straighten out.
When you release the rubber band the molecules that have been straightened recoil back into their original position. The molecules returning to their original position causes the rubber band to fly through the air.
Water Experiments, Dropping Clippies Find out in these water experiments how many paperclips you can add to a full glass of water without it overflowing?
Air Pressure Experiments, Does Air Have Weight Find out in these air pressure experiments if air has weight and other fascinating facts about the air we breathe.
Amazing Science Experiments Try these amazing science experiments where you learn to balance a potato, fork and pencil on the edge of a table!
Cool Science Experiments, Loop Airplanes How far can you make 2 strips of paper and a straw fly through the air? Try this cool science experiment and find out!
Easy Science Experiments Lots of easy experiments for kids of all ages.
Kids Fun Science Find out about science activities, experiments, plate tectonics and much more on this page
Kids Science Experiments, Rubber Band Shoot Out Invite your friends when you try these kids science experiments.