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Balance Toys

One thing that children often seem to find incredibly fun is balancing toys–things that stand up when it seems like they should fall down–things like this toy “Balance Bird” (I bought this one at the gift store of the Museum … Continue reading

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How to Make a Set of Weighing Scales

How to make a homemade balance that can detect the weight of a cottonball, and detect the difference between a copper penny and a zinc penny. You can also use it to weigh things in grains or grams. Continue reading

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