Instant Ice (Gel)

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Introduction: Instant Ice (Gel)

Materials:
Sodium Polyacrylate
Water
Small Bowl (or Beaker)
Any Food Coloring

Step 1: Getting Started

Get out all you supplies and lay them out on the table neatly.

Step 2: The Sodium Polyacrylate

Pour the desired amount of sodium polyacrylate into your small bowl (or beaker).

Step 3: Water and Food Coloring

Pour some water inside of a different cup or bowl and add the food coloring.

Step 4: Instant Ice!

Add the water and food coloring to the sodium polyacrylate. Then stand back and watch the reaction began!

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    2 Discussions

    I didn't take any pictures of my own experiment and I did not know how to attach my video to the instructable @kihscience

    Why didn't you use your own pictures? How does the reaction actually work?