Scott Sincoff

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Newton’s Fountain

Fun and Easy Science Experiments

Meteorologist Scott Sincoff and Dr. Graeme Wyllie of Concordia Science Academy did a cool science experiment that you can do with any strings of beads you may have lying around. The first thing to do is cut several of the bead necklaces to form single lengths which you can then twist together to make one long strand. These should then…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Defrosting Windshields

Fun and Easy Science Experiments

A frosty windshield is quite a nuisance in the winter months. Either you idle your car for minutes on end, or you have to waste your time with an ice scraper. But just a simple solution in a spray bottle can end all that. All you have to do is spray, and it clears up the windshield almost instantaneously. Now…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Melting the Icy Hand

Fun and Easy Science Experiments

What you need for the experiment: Cup of water Driveway or rock salt Icy hand (made of ice in a latex glove) Plastic spoons Tray How to do the experiment: This week, we’re going to melt an icy hand. The first thing you do is put a little bit of water over the icy hand to unstick the latex glove…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Ice Hand

Fun and Easy Science Experiments

This week, Meteorologist Scott Sincoff created an icy hand for his science experiment. What you need for the experiment: Medical glove Water Cold temperatures How you do the experiment: To create an icy hand, all you need is a medial glove and water. Go up to a water spicket and fill a medical glove up with water. Leave a few…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Confetti Explosion

Fun and Easy Science Experiment

This week, Meteorologist Scott Sincoff created a confetti explosion with his leftover decorations from New Year’s Eve. What you need to do the experiment: Confetti Water Baking Soda Vinegar Clear Party Cup Hollow Bowl or Container How to do the experiment: Take about 2 cups of baking soda and combine it with a good handful of confetti and mix it…

Getting SAD: Behind Seasonal Affective Disorder

A look at Seasonal Depression

Cloudy skies, snow, and frigid wind chills make it perfect weather for people to stay indoors, but seeing that weather from the inside can sometimes make people SAD with Seasonal Affective Disorder. SAD is a seasonal depression that occurs to people across the country, usually in the fall and winter, but sometimes can occur in the spring. Dr. Swati Dhankikar,…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Exploding Hot Cocoa

Fun, Easy, Kid-Friendly Science Experiments

This week, Meteorologist Scott Sincoff had some fun exploding hot chocolate in this week’s science experiment. What you need for the experiment: Cup Packet of hot chocolate mix Vinegar Baking Soda Plate to put underneath the cup How to conduct the experiment: To do this experiment, you need a hot chocolate packet, vinegar, a cup with a plate underneathand some…

Experiments with KVRR Meteorologist Scott Sincoff: Dissolving Candy Canes

Fun, Easy, Kid-Friendly Science Experiments

This week, Meteorologist Scott Sincoff dissolved a candy cane in this week’s science experiment. What you need for this experiment: Candy Canes Cup of Hot Water White Vinegar Measuring Cup How to do the experiment: Fill the cup of hot water halfway and then add a half cup of vinegar to the glass. Put a candy cane into the water…