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PacSci DIY: Pumpkin-Cano

by | Sep 29, 2017

Want to know another way to spice up your pumpkin for Halloween while also learning the basics of acid-based reactions? Make a pumpkin-cano!

What you’ll need for the experiment:

  • A Jack-O-Lantern
  • A measuring cup
  • Baking Soda (about 2-3 Tablespoons)
  • 1 cup of vinegar
  • Dish Soap (measurements vary depending on how many bubbles you want)
  • A few drops of food coloring

How’d your pumpkin-cano turn out? Take a picture and tag us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.