The Power of Air – Sick Science! #029


We’ve taught you the water absorbing secret behind the polymer inside diapers, but did you know that a Diaper Genie bag is a great way to demonstrate some properties of air? That’s right! That plastic smell-shield isn’t just for odor defense any longer. Now you can use the thin plastic bag to show Bernoulli’s Principle and amaze your friends.

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  1. The fast moving air close to the bag where you are blowing creates a low pressure area near the opening of the bag – Bernoulli's Principle, and air gets sucked into that low pressure area.

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