31 10, 2016

Tech Talk with LaMotte: NEW BioPaddle Microbe Hunter Activities

2016-10-31T15:35:52+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Categories: Education, Microbiology|0 Comments

A while back, we shared some information about LaMotte’s new BioPaddle Microbe Hunter Activity kits. At the time, they had two kits available, one that focused on Milk and one that focused on Surfaces. We [...]

12 09, 2016

What’s the Difference Between Thiourea and PTC Taste Test Papers?

2016-10-25T15:10:30+00:00 September 12th, 2016|Categories: Education|0 Comments

“I am testing for bitterness tasting, and I need to know what the difference is between Thiourea and Phenylthiourea (PTC) paper strips. Can you help?” -Artur Great question Artur. We get this question a lot, [...]

25 07, 2016

Science Experiment: Observe a Decomposition Reaction

2016-10-25T15:10:30+00:00 July 25th, 2016|Categories: Education|0 Comments

This experiment is brought to you from Robert Bruce Thompson’s book, Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments: All Lab, No Lecture. The experiment begins on page 167, and includes another section for going further that [...]

20 06, 2016

Testing pH Levels in Everyday Foods and Household Products

2016-10-31T15:48:58+00:00 June 20th, 2016|Categories: Education, pH Test Strips|0 Comments

Here’s a fun rainy day experiment for you and your little ones. All you need are our pH 1-14 test strips, a little bit of time, and a few household products. This is an easy [...]