The physics of a popping bubble were never so gorgeous

Watch this bubble as it dissolves into drops. If you notice, the thinning portion loses it colors just before it bursts. Here's why time, and decay, sap bubbles of their colors. » 11/01/13 4:00pm 11/01/13 4:00pm

This physics simulation is one of the most accurate you'll ever see

Physicists from Berkeley say they've figured out the insanely complex math behind the way bubbles pop when they're in a foam — and they've got an extraordinarily accurate video to prove it. » 5/13/13 11:23am 5/13/13 11:23am

Set your hands on fire and make floating balloons of death

You know a science demonstration is going to be good when it contains the line, "Ask an assistant to light your hands for you." I can't tell you how much I wish I had access to a classroom chemistry lab right now. And chemistry students? Ask your teachers to do this for you to test their mettle! » 12/07/12 9:20am 12/07/12 9:20am

Weekend Experiment: How to set an invisible trap for soap bubbles

Like most people, you probably spent a portion of your childhood with a bubble wand in your hand. And you probably know that bubbles are mercurial little guys — always zooming away and popping when you catch them. But there's little way to trap them without popping them. With carbon dioxide and a little practice, you… » 8/31/12 12:30pm 8/31/12 12:30pm

Q: What's the worst ninja magic ever? A: "The evil vagina bubble from…

There are plenty of godawful ninja battles out there, but this scene from Female Ninjas 3: The Magic Chronicles takes the cake. Two ninjas are enjoying astral projection whoopee, when a bubble from the netherworld emerges from someone's nether regions. » 9/19/10 7:00am 9/19/10 7:00am