What state of matter is silly putty?

Answer The three states of matter taught in science class are solid, liquid, and gas. Silly Putty is a substance that is not so easy to classify since it exhibits properties of both a solid and a liquid. ... Read More »

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How to Pop Silly Putty?

An editor has suggested that this article be merged with:"How to Make a Popping Sound with Silly Putty" Per the merge policy, if these topics are determined to be similar but distinct, then the art... Read More »

Who discovered silly putty?

Silly Putty was discovered by James Wright in 1943. He combined boric acid and silicone oil to create what Silly Putty's website calls a "solid liquid". In 1950, an advertising consultant for a toy... Read More »

How Is Silly Putty Made?

James Wright created Silly Putty by accident in 1943. He worked in General Electric's New Haven laboratory as an engineer. He was trying to create an inexpensive substitute for synthetic rubber. In... Read More »

How to Heat Silly Putty?

This is random, but fun! Heated Silly Putty is a great thing to play with, especially with those cold winter hands!