The air at Slime Mania smells like fries, but it’s hard to tell if you’re smelling real fries or fry-scented slime! Slime Mania is a tour hosted by the Queen of Slime, Karina Garcia. At a recent New Jersey stop, 1,800 kids and parents played with—and bought—slime from 93 vendors.
Slime is a toy that behaves like neither a liquid nor a solid. Scientists call these substances non-Newtonian fluids. Others include Silly Putty, Oobleck, and floam. Slime is easy to make at home, and many people have joined in on the slime trend (see The Science of Slime).
The air at Slime Mania smells like french fries. But it’s hard to tell if you’re smelling real fries. It could be fry-scented slime! Slime Mania is a tour hosted by Karina Garcia. She’s known as the Queen of Slime. Her tour recently stopped in New Jersey. About 1,800 kids and parents attended. Ninety-three vendors had slime for sale.
This slime that people play with is a special kind of substance. It doesn’t act quite like a liquid or a solid. Similar gooey substances include Silly Putty and Oobleck. Slime is easy to make at home. As a result, many people have joined in on the slime trend (see The Science of Slime).