Watch the video above and try the experiment.
- Did the water coming out of the balloon look different from water coming out of a hose or poured from a glass?
- Did you make colored water? What color did you make?
- Try taking a picture of the laminar flow and add to your journal.
Earn badges and qualify for prize drawing by registering and answering journal questions. It's fun and easy!
This video gives a more advanced explanation of laminar flow:
And you don’t want to miss the Laminar Flow video from Smarter Every Day:
Want to learn even more about flowing liquids … check out this episode of Crash Course Physics: