ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) – If the weather outside is too cool, or you’re just looking for a fun science lesson for the kids, try this!

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In the video clip above Meteorologist Christine Gregory shows how you can make your very own homemade lava lamp! Teach your kids about density with this fun, bubbly, and colorful show!

Here’s what you need:

  • 2 translucent cups
  • 1 cup of cooking oil
  • 1 cup of water
  • food coloring
  • 1 alka-seltzer tablet

Check out what your lava lamp experiment could look like below:

Fun for both kids and adults to enjoy!

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