Tricks with Straws?

Answer Modern straws were invented in 1888 by Marvin Stone. He was able to create a straw by wrapping a paper around a pencil and then gluing it to maintain its form. Since then, straws have become popula... Read More »

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Activities With Straws?

Several different activities are possible with a box of straws. From craft activities to playing games, a box of straws can go along way. Straws can be a quick, inexpensive way to keep children bus... Read More »

Why do people drink with straws?

I love it. They're so much fun and they come in a variety of colors and shapes (swirly!)... and some straws come with animal toppers. Why wouldn't you want to add fun to what otherwise could be a v... Read More »

Egg Drop Ideas With Straws?

An egg drop contest allows participants to experiment with designs as they try to protect an egg dropped from an elevated position. The goal of the contest is to protect the egg from cracking or br... Read More »

Science Projects With Straws?

Regular plastic drinking straws can provide endless tutorials in the principles of physics. While most projects with straws somehow involve water or balloons, the lessons illustrate the power and p... Read More »