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Blowing Bubbles Just Went High-Tech With Images And Scents
2014-04-24 08:39:02

[ Watch the Video: SensaBubble - A Chrono-Sensory Mid-Air Display Of Sight And Smell ] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Surely everyone remembers blowing bubbles as a child, one of the simplest forms of pleasure for kids everywhere. Even today, the stressors of modern technology can seem so distant when in the presence of simple, spherical pockets of soapy air. However, one group of scientists is taking simplicity out of the equation and adding technological...

2012-09-30 23:02:29

Research conducted by Kids Activities Blog reveals that play bubble shooter, bubble shooter and fun bubble games are still among the most popular activities among tots. Moms blog about their own fun bubble ideas and show 10 easy things to do to have fun bubble games with their kids. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 Research conducted by Kids Activities Blog reveals, that fun bubble games are still among the most popular acitivities for toddlers. Play bubble shooter games outside, and...

2011-03-04 14:50:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Guinness World Record kicks off 15th Anniversary Bubblefest at Discovery Science Center. Monday, April 4, 2011 witness the multi-record holding Yang family attempt to set a Guinness World Record and encapsulate 150 people in the BIGGEST soap bubble ever created! World Record Press Opportunity: "Most People in a Soap Bubble" (150 people) Please RSVP to attend When: Monday, April 4, 2011 When: 9:00 a.m....

2011-01-26 10:12:31

Soap bubbles and films have always fascinated children and adults, but they can also serve to solve complex mathematical calculations. This is shown by a study carried out by two professors at the University of Málaga, who have succeeded in solving classic problems using just such an innovative procedure. "With the aid of soap films we have solved variational mathematical problems, which appear in the formulation of many physical problems", explains Carlos Criado, professor at the...

2010-03-02 14:21:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the addition of its interactive 3D CodeBaby character "Dr. Funk," Tekno Bubbles has seen a trend on the company's website -- its bubbles sales are taking off. St. Louis-based Tekno Bubbles sells patented, non-toxic blowing bubbles that glow a bright gold or blue under a blacklight. The product, which is most popular around Halloween, can be confusing and hard to understand for prospective customers so the company owner wanted a way...

2009-09-28 00:44:36

Bringing soap bubbles is a way parents can help minimize flu shot fussing, a U.S. child pain expert advises. The parents blow bubbles during the injections, suggesting they are blowing away the hurt. With a crying infant, if the parent places the plastic bubble maker in front of the child's mouth, as the children cry out they will make bubbles. I have seen babies stop crying mid-cry because they were distracted by the bubbles, Dr. Lonnie Zeltzer, director of the Pediatric Pain Program at...

2009-08-04 16:39:53

A 'bubbleologist" has created what he says is the world's largest free-floating soap bubble in a London park. Samsam Bubbleman, 37, a professional bubble-maker who has performed for the Dubai royal family and numerous celebrities, said he created the giant bubble, which stretched to 20 feet by 5 feet by 5 feet at its largest, using a secret formula he developed during the past 20 years, the Daily Mail reported Tuesday. It's all about having the right bubble solution, the self-described...

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