How to Clean Up a Broken Lava Lamp?

Answer Lava lamps create a cool lighting effect, but a broken one makes a mess you must clean up. While the majority of the liquid inside the lamp is water, the heated "lava" substance is wax-based. Know ... Read More »

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How old is the lava lamp?

The lava lamp was originally released in 1963 under the name, The Astro Lamp. As of 2010, the release date of the lava lamp makes the decorative object 47 years old. Edward Craven Walker received t... Read More »

What was the lava lamp first called?

The lava lamp was originally called the Astro lamp by its inventor, Edward Craven Walker. The lamp consists of blobs of wax floating in colored liquid in an illuminated tube, and was first mass pro... Read More »

Is my lava lamp haunted?

It could be.If I understand correctly, you said that it began acting funny before the fall. I actually would take this seriously because sometimes when things are haunted it could be demonic. I'll ... Read More »

My Lava Lamp Won't Rise?

Designed in the 1960s by engineer Edward Craven Walker, the lava lamp became ubiquitous with the pop look of the '60s. These lamps will occasionally have problems working the way they should; howev... Read More »