Science Fair Ideas
YouTube star Jacob Stricklings weird science is a hit with the kids
Daily Telegraph, January 23rd 2017
Jacob Strickling, creator of the YouTube channel 'Make Science Fun' and author of the book 'Make Science Fun' has been entertaining adults and their children with his Science shows.
Third appearance on the Chanel 9 Today show
Today Show, 27th December 2016
To promote his book 'Make Science Fun', Jacob Strickling was invited onto the set of the Today Show to do some science.
Second appearance on the Channel 9 Today Show
The Today Show, July 10th 2016
Jacob appeared on the Today Show in order to help parents do science with their children in the school holidays.
Hope 103.2 Radio Appearance
Hope 103.2, 19th May 2016
Jacob was invited to do some science experiments on live radio. It was a little crazy but a lot of fun.
Man known as the 'mad scientist' hacks his son's electric go-kart and adds three lawnmowers to the back of it
Daily Mail, 9th May 2016
Jacob Strickling has lightbulb moment when he is mowing his lawn
The qualified mechanical engineer attaches three lawnmowers to its back
First appearance on the Channel 9 Today Show
Channel 9, 9th April 2016
On the 9th April 2016, Jacob Strickling appeared on the Weekend Today Show Channel Nine.
He had a five minute slot to do three Science demonstrations for the hosts, Peter Stefanovic and Amelia Adams.
‘Let me off!’ Dad makes backyard motorised chair ride for his kids
Daily Mail, 13th April 2016
A father has built a 'chair-spin' ride for his children in their backyard
Jacob Strickling made the machine to teach his kids a science lesson
The only way to get the kids to do their chores! Clever dad attaches a trolley to a go kart so his daughter can take out the garbage
Daily Mail, 1st March 2016
Dad Jacob Strickling found a clever way to take out the garbage bins
He modified his daughter's go kart so she could easily transport the bins
Innovative dad creates a lawn mower that their kids can SKI around the garden
Daily Mail, 16th January 2016
An Australian father has demonstrated that mowing the lawn can be fun
He used old snowboards and a snow mobile to create a 'grass toboggan'
'Mad scientist' dad creates fire breathing dragon toy and scares his children
The Telegraph, 24th November 2015
Famous 'mad scientist' YouTuber called Jacob has built a remote controlled, fire breathing, smoke blowing dragon and inadvertently knocks his six-year-old son over with it.
Hilarious moment a geeky dad sets fire to his backyard after souping up his son's toy ball blower by attaching it to the GAS line
DailyMail November 10, 2015
Footage has captured the hilarious moment a science enthusiast's family experiment went wrong and almost burned down a tree.
Incredible video Shows Australian man known as the 'Mad Scientist' pulling a HUGE worm out of the sand
DailyMail July 21, 2015
A bizarre video has emerged of a man known as the 'Mad Scientist' laughing hysterically as he pulls a huge worm out of the sand and celebrates his catch by kissing the creature.
Aussie science teacher 'comes clean' with innovative water-treatment system
Yahoo! August 5, 2015
An Australian science teacher is finally coming clean with an innovative water-treatment system that he's been sitting on for more than a decade.
Can this man TALK to whales? Amazing video shows a pod of the giant animals leaping from the sea after he 'sings' to them through a homemade device
DailyMail July 10, 2015
An Australian larrikin found himself surrounded by a pod of whales after a homemade microphone device he had invented to attract them made quite a splash.