Small miracles of surface tension

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Small miracles of surface tension


  Last updated April 11, 2019 at 2:04 pm


Ever wondered why little creatures like water skippers, mosquitos and spiders can walk on water?

1 x bowl

1 x jug of tap water

1 x packet of black pepper

1 x small bottle of dish detergent

1 x cotton bud/tip

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