Intriguing investigation of the properties of water.
- Grades 6-9
- Case Based Scenario from Popular Culture
A clandestine base deep in the heart of the American southwest. Conflicting reports of unusual sightings by both citizens and members of the military. Rumors of alien experiments and weird technology. These are all part of the mystery of Area 51. This kit investigates the chemical and physical properties of liquid samples stolen from the base’s property room. The liquid is alleged to have come from a UFO that has crash-landed in the desert. Your students perform experiments to characterize the physical and chemical properties of the mysterious liquid. The kit uses this scenario to raise the interest level of students in the investigation of the most important liquid of life.