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Walking on Water
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Or to be more accurate, oobleck, a mixture of corn starch and water. It has the properties of a non-Newtonian fluid, which behaves like a solid when force is applied.

13 Littlegrey Comments:

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November 3rd, 2008 at 3:19 pm savageclaw says:

iv done this before its fun expect when you lose concetration and sink.....the cornstarch makes the water dense with impact but only for a few seconds

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October 15th, 2008 at 1:51 am tepest says:

i vote that the next time they run across we put a stick oout so they falll...and sink in and die...itd be funny and you all know it!

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August 19th, 2008 at 7:00 pm St_Stu says:

I've this done before, but it its still interesting. The cornstarch must make the water more dense.

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August 6th, 2008 at 2:15 am audioxience says:

We made this in 5th grade science, but when i tried to walk on it i was a bit slow. It isn't really hard to get out of clothes. A warm wash should suffice.

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August 3rd, 2008 at 3:10 pm DONUT OF DOOOOOM!!!! says:

Thats gross and must be hard to get out of your clothes. :P

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August 2nd, 2008 at 8:26 pm ItsJDizz says:

They did the same thing on Mythbusters, and that was in english

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July 28th, 2008 at 9:05 pm Letchey says:

I don't know if you can call that water lol

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July 28th, 2008 at 6:21 pm MrMiyagi says:

If this video featured Japanese, Admin would say they have no respect for surface tension.

Still sorta neat for the first couple of times but, like 22{{heart}}22 said, it gets old after a while.

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July 28th, 2008 at 4:23 pm 22{{♥}}22 says:

ok so the first time was cool but after the millionth time it got pretty lame.. those ppl were way too entertained by it..

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July 28th, 2008 at 2:24 pm Uber Asphalt says:

What are they saying?

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July 28th, 2008 at 2:23 pm kristina_007 says:

ooh. i've made this stuff before
it's really cool
it melts in your hand and then when you move it, it kinda feels like silly putty

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July 28th, 2008 at 1:46 pm thepara says:

Very cool stuff.

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July 28th, 2008 at 1:14 pm RJ says:

It looks like an overflow pond at an artificial insemination factory.

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