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 »

Lava Lamp Problems?

The lava lamp was introduced in the dawn of the psychedelic era and has remained a groovy, fun, decorative piece. It's more than just a mode of illumination - it's entertainment. Keep in mind that ... 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 »