Experience all the fun of science and explore the science of fun Now you can discover.<br> * Why you don't fly out of your seat when amusement park rides turn upside down<br> * Why a Frisbee flies<br> * What makes popcorn pop and hot dogs plump<br> With dozens of fun, safe, and inexpensive experiments, Jim Wiese reveals the secrets behind these and lots of other awesome mysteries. Did you ever wonder what makes a curveball curve, how cotton candy is made, and why fun house mirrors make you look so weird? Here's a wild way to learn the real reasons. Packed with amusing illustrations and easy-to-follow explanations, Roller Coaster Science is a great way to get into physics, chemistry, biology, and more.
What Goes Up: Playground Activities.
Round and Round We Go: Amusement Park Rides.
Play Ball: Sports and Recreational Activities.
Excitement on the Midway: Fun Foods and Games of Chance.