Kid Videos

This is the place where I collect cool videos for visitors to Science on the Brain.

Wednesday, February 28, 2007


You can fast forward through the first 50 seconds to get straight to the paragliding.

For more information on paragliding, click here

Tuesday, February 27, 2007

SCUBA diving cat

Monday, February 26, 2007

Larsen RADAX Engine

Sunday, February 25, 2007

Mars exploration

Saturday, February 24, 2007

Great paper airplanes

See also:
Build the best paper airplane in the world

Friday, February 23, 2007

Dragon NaturallySpeaking voice speech recognition demo

Click here for the history of speech recognition software. See also this and this.

Thursday, February 22, 2007


Wednesday, February 21, 2007

The pleasure of finding things out - RP Feynman

Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Reef tanks

Monday, February 19, 2007

Releasing a sea horse into a new home

Sunday, February 18, 2007

Domino run

Saturday, February 17, 2007

Water rockets

Long, but very interesting. Explains how to make a super-high-performance water rocket (1,200 feet using 1,150 PSI!):

Somewhat simpler:

Friday, February 16, 2007

Homing pigeons released 26 miles from home

Thursday, February 15, 2007

Panama canal in action

See also this on the C&O Canal: On the C&O Canal

Wednesday, February 14, 2007

Quantum Physics Double Slit Experiment

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Pole vaulting

Here is an explanation:

Monday, February 12, 2007

Demonstration of Lenz Law

Here is a quick explanation

See also this

See also this and this to learn about the Ring Flinger.

Sunday, February 11, 2007

A Chemistry Experiment gone wrong

Saturday, February 10, 2007

Hubble images

Friday, February 09, 2007

Learn how to do the "egg and bottle" trick

Why does this happen? Here is an explanation

Thursday, February 08, 2007

Does Mountain Dew conduct electricity?

Wednesday, February 07, 2007

Make your own amphibious car

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

The world's first time machine

Monday, February 05, 2007

Plen the robot

Sunday, February 04, 2007

Lava flowing

Saturday, February 03, 2007

Fun with physics 3 - the home made sling shot

Friday, February 02, 2007

The tenth dimension

Thursday, February 01, 2007

Champagne tower