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Give It A Shake, Cornstarch Comes Alive

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Give It A Shake, Cornstarch Comes Alive

Give It A Shake, Cornstarch Comes Alive

Give It A Shake, Cornstarch Comes Alive

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A science fair project for the recession: combine cornstarch and water to make a fluid with bizarre physical properties. Physicists Harry Swinney and Robert Deegan explain why the mixture behaves like it has a life of its own.

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