Make a Color-Changing Marble

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This instructable teaches you how to a normal marble continuously changing its colors!

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Step 1: Gather Your Materials

First, you need a multi-colored marble and a pair of hands(your's will do).

Step 2: Spin!!!

Put your fingers and the marble like in the first picture, with your fingers barely touching the marble. Then, quickly move your fingers away as in the second picture. Your marble should spin quickly but should not move quickly. You should see your marble slowly changing color!

Step 3: Experiment!

Try experimenting with other finger and use the one that suite you best. You might even be able to accelerate the spinning velocity while the marble is spinning like me!

Step 4: Amaze Your Friends!

Amaze your friends how you can make your marble change colors! Have fun!!!

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    WillF10Blood Wolf

    Reply 3 years ago

    When you nod your head yes, but you want to say no

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     The marble spins, but it stays in one spot, so it looks like it is changing colors. (Just to clarify for those who didn't get it.)