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Use a slow-moving wheel to investigate position, speed, and acceleration.
Build a rubber-band-powered rolling plastic water bottle.
Ready for liftoff? Launch rockets with your own launcher!
Square wheels roll smoothly on a round road.
Give flight a spin with the Magnus effect.
Plunge into hydraulics with a pair of dueling syringes.
Explore energy transformations by rolling a marble on a track.
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“g,” that’s interesting! Investigating gravity.
Use wind to power a motor and light an LED.
Bulk up your understanding of the "muscles" that move Theo Jansen's strandbeests.
Be mesmerized by the PVC structure that allows Strandbeests to walk.
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