Try These Fun & Instructive STEAM-Based Experiments Featured in Science & Stuff, New From Guinness World Records!

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The Guinness World Records: Science & Stuff  book is a whirlwind tour through the astounding, record-breaking world (and universe) around us. With an introduction by "Science Bob" Pflugfelder, Science & Stuff uses fun facts, remarkable statistics, and amazing records to teach kids important lessons about physics, biology, astronomy, chemistry and more! 

Like our best-selling annual book, which is beloved by millions of readers, Science & Stuff will captivate naturally curious students and those who can benefit from a hands-on approach.  

What’s different about this book? 

It includes entertaining and informative STEAM science experiments, paired with world records for you to attempt with your class, as well as an in-depth look at the science behind the records. Perfect for grades 3-6, we have selected 5 exciting science experiments for you to download and try now with your students.

The ever-entertaining Professor Burnaby Q Orbax and his lab assistant Sweet Pepper Klopek will provide you with step-by-step instructions, along with photos to ensure success. These educational experiments include:

  • Rubber-band car – Record: Farthest distance travelled by a home-made rubber-band vehicle
  • Mentos & Soda Car – Record: Farthest distance by a Mentos and soda bottle vehicle
  • Fruit Batteries – Record: Fastest time to light an LED with a fruit battery

If you love these experiments, you can find more like them in Science & Stuff. If you or your students want to officially attempt a record then make sure to visit

Download these fun, educational experiments now and be sure to share your students work using #GWRScience!