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Author Voltz, Stephen.

Title How to build a hovercraft : air cannons, magnet motors, and 25 other amazing DIY science projects / Stephen Voltz and Fritz Grobe.

Published San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2013.
San Francisco, California Chronicle Books, LLC, [2013].


Physical description 190 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Level I Quick and Amazing -- The Face that Follows and the Camera that Watches -- The Growing Head Illusion -- The Needle Through the Balloon -- The Self-Crushing Can -- The Ivory Volcano -- Yanking Tablecloths and Other Near Disasters -- The Airplane that Flies Forever -- The Spiderweb Illusion -- Level II Taking It Up a Notch -- A Word About Tools and Safety -- Coke and Mentos Geysers -- Fire Wire -- The Magnet Motor Chimes -- Air Vortex Guns and Cannons -- Sticky-Note Waterfalls and Stairwalkers -- Paper Airplane Squadrons and Sharpshooters -- Level III The Big Stuff -- The Leaf-Blower Hovercraft and its Little Cousins -- The Pendulum Wave Machine -- The Coke-and-Mentos-Powered Minirocket Car -- Shoot the Monkey -- The Mechanical Water Xylophone.
Summary "From the Diet Coke and Mentos fountain makers who found initial fame via YouTube and the Maker Faire comes this collection of 25 awesome projects guaranteed to inspire a love of scientific experimentation. Fritz Grobe and Stephen Voltz, also known as EepyBird, share some amazing DIY projects: a Diet Coke and Mentos fountain of Bellagio proportions, a leaf blower hovercraft, a paper airplane that will fly forever, and many more. Each experiment features instructions that will take users from amateur to showman level--there's something here for all skill levels--alongside illustrations, photographs, and carefully explained science. EepyBird's 25 Amazing Science Projects includes everything needed to create an exciting and impressive scientific production!"--
Other author Grobe, Fritz.
Subject Inventions.
Science projects.
Science -- Experiments.
ISBN 9781452109527 (paperback)