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 The Weekly Experiment

The Spinning Straw

Make your friends think you can move objects without touching them!

You will need:

  • A plastic straw
  • A simple drinks bottle
  • A fleecy sweater


  • Rub the straw with the fleecy sweater in the same direction and then carefully balance the straw on the bottle.
  • Place your finger close to one side of the straw.
  • The straw will start rotating and moving towards your finger!

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