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Antibubbles.  An antibubble is the opposite of a bubble. A soap bubble in air is a thin film of liquid surrounding air. An antibubble in liquid is a thin film of air surrounding liquid.

Antibubbles II.  Another site about a bubble inside-out, thin air films surrounding liquid.

Art and Science of Bubbles.  This is the "Kids" page from the Soaps and Detergent's Association.

Blowing Bubbles in Artic Temperatures.  What happens to bubbles in the cold?  These pictures were taken when it was 15 deg below zero Fahrenhei.  Why stay in the house when there are fun activities to do outdoors? Photos taken in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Blowing Bubbles from Pampers.  Bubbles are mesmerizing for children of all ages. With minor modifications, you can play bubble games with your child from birth up to preschool-and probably beyond.

Blowing Bubbles:  Parents Time-Out.  A favorite activity for children and adults to enjoy together is bubble blowing using one of those little jars of bubble solution with its own plastic wand. What child can resist? This is a perfect strategy to employ on bored days, fussy days, and downright mad-at-the-world days. Bring out the bubbles. The child will be distracted and entertained for a few precious minutes. It's a great tool with which to make up games together too. Who can make the biggest bubble or who can keep their bubble the longest without popping?

Blowing Bubbles:  Physics Central.  Do bubbles last longer in cold weather or hot weather? Why?

Bubble Activities.  Collection of miscellaneous bubble activities.

Bubble-Blowing Kit.  Today’s activity will explain how you can make an at-home bubble blowing kit, so that kids can create their own “bubble experiences.”

Bubble-Blowing Machine.  A double-dipping machine that blows billions of bubbles.

Bubble Blower Museum.  Bubble blowers are among the oldest and most popular of children's toys. Even when families had no money for toys, they could find a wire to twist into a circle and some soap for blowing bubbles.

Bubble Engineering.  Learn about a small bubble tool that can blow BIG bubbles.

Bubble Builder Experiment Kit.  Experiment with the whimsical wonder of bubbles! Since ancient times, people have been fascinated by the unique properties of soap bubbles.

Bubble Geometry.  Have you ever seen a square bubble?  Experiment with bubbles. Create bubble wands out of found objects (straws, pipe cleaners, strawberry baskets and coathangers) and have your own bubble festival.

Bubble Graphic Tutorials

Girl Blowing Bubbles.  A PaintShop Pro tutorial to make an animation of a girl blowing bubbles.  Step by step instructions are provided along with some images to get you started.

Mouse Blowing Bubbles.  Another PaintShop Pro tutorial to create an animated mouse blowing bubbles with your name in them.  Step by step instructions are provided along with some images to get you started.

Bubbles in Space.  Like the other members of the International Space Station's 3-person crew, Officer Don Pettit is busy most of the week doing research and building the ISS, where he's been living for the past three months.  A few Saturdays ago, he had his heart set on bubbles. "

Bubbles Inside Bubbles Inside Bubbles Inside...  Bubbles can be separate or inside other bubbles. They do not touch or join together (or burst!).

Bubble Skills.  Be the best bubble blower you can be.

Bubble Suspension.  Soap bubbles float on a cushion of carbon dioxide gas.  This beautiful experiment illustrates the principles of buoyancy, semipermeability, and interference.

Bubble Tray.  Create giant bubbles

Bubble Tools.  There are lots of things around you which can be used to make bubbles. String formed into a loop, the plastic which holds a six-pack of pop together, cookie sheets, aluminum oven pans, plastic bowls, empty milk containers, buckets, old pieces of hose, garbage can lids, even just your hands held in the right position... well, you get the idea.

Bubble Town.  Blow huge bubbles, long lasting bubbles. All you need to become a bubble blowing expert is here

Bubble Tube.  Constructing a high-technology bubble blowing tube.

Bubbles.  Bubbles are round pockets of air or other gases in liquid (such as boiling water, fizzy drinks) or solid materials (plastic, glass). Bubbles can also be a thin, ball-shaped film of liquid that has gas trapped inside.   Find out more here - many links to more resources and fun!

Bubbles are Fun!  Kids' Turn Central.  Indoors or outdoors bubbles can be lots of fun to play with. They can be little bubbles or huge gigantic bubbles, but they all do the same thing....they float softly in the air until something magically pops them!

Bubbles for Kids!  Excellent set of links about bubbles and having fun.

Bubbles of Fun.  Activities from Sesame Street.

Bubbles:  The Activity Place.  Lots of ideas to have fun and express yourself with bubbles.

Bubblemania!  Casey Carl bubble page - he's taken bubbles to a new level.

Bubbularium.  Make an observatory to see the amazing colors in bubbles.

Bubblesphere.  Facts, games, recopies -- an encyclopedia of bubbles!

Catch-A-Bubble.  A breakthrough in toy technology, Catch-A-Bubble lets you blow bubbles, catch them and even stack them in your hand. Blow bubbles upward and watch them magically harden when they come in contact with the air, making them stronger and longer lasting. Bubble solution comes in a neon-colored plastic 5-in. test tube container with clip for fastening to a pocket, notebook or backpack. Colors vary. Imported.

Cosmic Cat Catnip Bubbles.  Remember how much fun you had as a kid, blowing bubbles in the wind? Now you can share that experience with your kitty! These catnip blowing bubbles are sure to amuse -- blow big bubbles filled with fresh catnip for your cat to chase!

Enquiring into Bubbles.  If you are looking for science fair or science project areas, this set of Web pages may help you with ideas for techniques you might use: read with a prepared mind!

Floating Soap Bubbles.  Nearly everyone has enjoyed playing with soap bubbles. These fragile spheres of soap film filled with air are both beautiful and captivating. However, few people have observed them closely or at length, because soap bubbles are fragile and very light.

Floating Soap Bubbles II.  Everyone enjoys blowing bubbles. They are very fragile and difficult to look at close up. However, they are so light that you can float them on carbon dioxide gas to examine them more closely. When you look closely they reveal many interesting properties. When you have seen enough close up, you can try to blow a mega bubble.

Garden Bubble Cam.  Remotely activate a bubble machine and watch the results via webcam in this south Florida garden.  You can watch live streaming video of the back patio of our south Florida home. If nothing is going on, you can liven things up by turning on a 30 second blast of bubbles from our commercial bubble machine. The camera is only active during daylight hours so if you see a black image, don't bother looking for the light. It's simply too dark to see.

Good Clean Fun.  To comprehend why bubbles exist, your kids would need to know some substantial principles of physics and chemistry--electrons, hydrogen bonding, surface tension. But to blow a stream of beautiful bubbles, they need only a casual knowledge of soap science. A delightful way to introduce the subject is with a homemade bubble factory.

Hot Bubble Fliers.  How about blowing bubbles outside on a cold winter day? Grab a bottle of warmed bubble mixture, take your warm breath, and go outside to send hot air bubbles up into the cold sky.

How To Make Bubble Solution.  There is something so joyful about blowing bubbles. Making your own bubble solution at home can save a bundle -- twins use double the bubbles!

How to Make Homemade Bubble Solution.  When the weather is warm, these bubbles are great for outdoor fun. But don't let the weather stop you — these bubbles can be used indoors as well.

James' Soap Bubbles, Slime, & More Page.  The page was created as a diversion from finals almost three years ago.  Bubbles are a wonderful diversion (and stress therapy) from real life.

Magic Bubbles.  Children love the the magic of bubbles on a summer day. Who can blow the biggest bubbles? Who can catch the most bubbles? Children of all ages can have a lot of fun blowing bubbles.  Great collection of bubble resources.

Make your own Wire Bubble Maker.  Using pipe cleaners and drinking straws, you can make three-dimensional geometric frames: cubes, tetrahedrons, or shapes of your own design. When you dip these frames in a soap solution, the soap films that form on the frames are fascinating and colorful.

Math Fun with Bubbles. Well, when you get to play with bubbles, Math is fun. Try the actvities here.

Peep and the Big Wide World of Blowing Bubbles.  Kids love blowing bubbles. Here are some ideas for how to transform your child's exploration into "science play."

Quest to Create Disappearing Colored Bubbles.  Tim Kehoe has stained the whites of his eyes deep blue. He's also stained his face, his car, several bathtubs and a few dozen children. He's had to evacuate his family because he filled the house with noxious fumes. He's ruined every kitchen he's ever had. Kehoe, a 35-year-old toy inventor from St. Paul, Minnesota, has done all this in an effort to make real an idea he had more than 10 years ago, one he's been told repeatedly cannot be realized: a colored bubble.

The Science of Bubbles.  Jasmine has always been fascinated with bubbles. After her teacher introduced the interesting connections between air and water, Jasmine decided to investigate the science of bubbles.  Find out what she learned.

Soap Bubbles:  A Scientific View.  Because of the remaining surface tension, a soap film always pulls in as tightly as it can, just like a stretched balloon. A soap film makes the smallest possible surface area for the volume it contains. If the bubble is floating in the air and make no contacts with other objects, it will form a sphere, because a sphere is the shape that has the smallest surface area compared to its volume. (Wind or vibration may distort the sphere). Bubbles will take on a different shape (hemisphere, etc.) when they are on a flat surface.

Soap Bubbles.  What is so fascinating about bubbles? The precise spherical shape, the incredibly fragile nature of the microscopically thin soap film, the beautiful colors that swirl and shimmer, or most likely, a combination of all these phenomena? Why does a bubble form a sphere at all? Why not a cube, tetrahedron, or other geometrical figure? Let's look at the forces that mold bubbles.

Soap Bubble Science.  The simple interaction between soap and water molecules leads to bubble formation.  Check out this Web to learn more.

Space Station Science:  Blowing Bubbles.  Explanation: Not long ago International Space Station science officer Don Pettit discovered the amazing properties of watery thin films in space: They're remarkably tough. You can shake them, spin them, even paint on them.

Suds.  We all like blowing bubbles but the worst part is when they break. Here's a way to capture the shape of the bubbles after they pop!

Suzy's World:  Bubble.  How do you make the biggest bubble?

Virtual Bubble Blowing!  That's right, "blow" bubbles on your computers with a microphone!  Pretty kewl - check it out!

Wayne Schmidt's Bubble Page.  Bubbles machine tests, bubble solution tests, and a variety of  things to do with bubbles.

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Bubble Lesson Plans and Activities

Blowing Bubbles, Blowing ColorsIn the poem BUBBLES, it is mentioned that if you look closely you will see the the colors of the rainbow on bubbles. In this activity, children investigate bubbles and how to make them.

Bubble Art.  See the fun, creative activities teachers share to use bubbles in Art class.

Bubble Blast:  Education World.  Bubbles inspire learning, fun -- and they clean desks too. A nice Field Day addition!

Bubble Fun.  Find out what bubbles are and how to make them. 

Bubble Fun and Learning:  KinderArt.  Great ideas to share bubbles in classrooms.

Bubble Bubble, Oh How They Bubble:  Online Project Center.  Give students the opportunity to learn the steps of the scientific method and graphing results of an experiment.

Bubbles:  A Motivation for Learning.  Some great activities and ideas for the classroom.

Blowing Bubbles.  Students observe the shapes and colors of bubbles blown from a homemade bubble solution and compare them to bubbles blown from commercially prepared bubble solutions.

Bubble-OlogyWe often think of rainbows as magical. This makes the rainbow an exciting starting point for study of the spectrum. Think about the colors of the rainbow: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet. The colors of visible light will be seen in this enjoyable experiment.

Bubble-ology and Bernoulli.  Bubbles are not only captivating, colorful, and
fun to make, they are also excellent demonstrations of
scientific phenomena.  Bubble-ology is a motivating and
powerful introduction to the process and substance of

Bubbles: Science or Fun?  After blowing bubbles, students will be able to test the effect of four differently shape wands and three geometric figures in a bubble mixture.

Lotsa Lesson Plans - BUBBLES.   Just what the name says.

Molecular Forces At Work: Creating Soap Bubbles.  Make chemistry interesting to students by showing them it is part of the real world, rather than being confined to reagent bottles and test tubes in the classroom laboratory.

Super Soap Bubbles.  Learn about surfaces that soap bubbles form.

Using Bubbles to Explore Membranes.  This is a hands-on activity that simulates cell membrane structure and function. This inquiry type lab can be done as a group or cooperative learning experience.

What a gas!  This lesson is designed for students in grades K-4.  Students will be able to understand and explain that: 1. air occupies space.  2. the visual effects of air.  3. how air exerts force.

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