Held annually at the Sciencenter in Ithaca, Spooky Science
invites halloweening children of all ages to come and show off
their costumes and learn about science from our chemistry and
Samantha and Erica posing of a photo in their spookie science costumes.
2010: Liquid Nitrogen and Balloons
2010: Genie in a Bottle
Juan (genie) and Leisa (magician) preforming genie in a bottle
2010: Joe Doing Elephant Toothpaste
2010: Clock Reaction
Clock reaction changes color over time.
2010: IC3 at Spookie Science
The view of the show from the audience.
2006: IC Students Checking Out the Sciencenter
Colleen dressed as a fairy.
2006: Preparing to Fool Mike With the Diaper Polymer
A demo with the super soaking power of a diaper polymer.
2006: Liquid Nitrogen
Balloons are shrunk in liquid nitrogen with Nikki!
Pasquale dressed as a viking.
2006: Photographic Paper
Scott demonstrates photographic paper.
2006: Genie in a Bottle
Lauren does the "Genie in a bottle" experiment.
Chem club students make the glow in the dark luminol.
Dan -- Spooky Science emcee!
2006: The Whole Group
FRONT (L to R): Keris, Lauren, Colleen, Mike, Dan, and Shawn
BACK: Pasquale, Joseph, Josh, Nikki, Alicia, Erika, Alyssa, Cole, and Melissa
2005: Show's Over
The children storm the stage when they realize that dry ice bubbles are ok to touch. Show's over.
Mike silences 250 children in a matter of seconds.
Lauren makes "snow" and somehow tricks Colleen into eating it.
Joseph, Colleen, and Lauren pray that the luminol tube doesn't explode.
Erin puts a hex on a rose and smashes it against the wall. She also wins the "Creepiest Photo Ever Award 2005".
2005: Pew Pew!
Dan totally fries some kid.
2005: Genie in a Bottle
Keris sets up for the genie in a bottle explosion.
Colleen, Lauren, Erin, Keris, and Dan
Ken Lassen plays the part of Frankenstein
2004: The Whole Group
L to R: Nicky Stephenson ('05), Mike Sangi ('05), Ken Lassen ('05), Kristina Hugar ('06), Matt Pearsall ('06), Mike Salvaggio ('07), Meghan Daniels ('05)
2004: Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream
Nicky, Kristina and Mike make liquid nitrogen ice cream!