The Science behind Slime

Science Mom explains why slime works and compares three slime recipes:

“Classic Slime”
4 oz white school glue
4 oz water
Food coloring
2 Tbsp borax solution (made by mixing 1 Tbsp of borax powder with 1 cup warm water)

“Borax-Free Slime”
4 oz white school glue
1/2 Tbsp baking soda
Food coloring
1 Tbsp contact lens solution

“Science Mom Slime”
4 oz glue
2 oz water
1/2 Tbsp baking soda
Food coloring
1 Tbsp contact solution

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