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Here's a 3-Ingredient SLIME Recipe You Can Make With Your Kids (+ 7 GIFs of Science-y Things Exploding)

by Rose Marie Walano 3:00 AM, January 15, 2018

Aired January 15, 2018

You wanna be the cool parent? Whisper this one word to your children:

SLIME.

"Street Science"'s Kevin Delaney (a.k.a. Jimmy Fallon's science guy) swung by to teach us how to make magnetic slime. And while that, awesome as it was, is not safe for you to make with your kids at home, he whipped up one for us that IS!

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Here's your slime recipe to make with your kids (yes, please supervise!):

STEP 1: Pour 1/2 cup of glue into a bowl.
STEP 2: Add 1/2 cup of hot water to the glue and stir to combine.
STEP 3: Measure out a 1/2 teaspoon! of borax and add the glue/water mixture.
STEP 4: Stir! Your slime will start to come together immediately but just keep stirring.

Wanna see what it will look like? Oh, just a little something like THIS:
 

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Which Rachael is clearly ALL about. (LOL!)
 

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But also, can you get enough of her face while playing with these balloons?
 

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OR reacting to these aka seltzer poppers — in the shape of her logo?!
 

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If this doesn't give you the LOL you needed today, we don't know what will!

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