The world around us is intriguing, and experimenting with it can be a lot of fun. Can you produce drinking water from plants? Can you create an oven that works on solar energy? Can you light a fire underwater? Within this science tricks box you'll find twenty cards, each containing information on experiments that are both fun and educational, using commonly available items. The cards provide a list of the few materials required for each trick, detailed instructions, colour photos and an explanation of what is happening and why.