Walking into Peppermint Zebra, located at the Hillside Center in Sedona, Ariz., is like entering a fantasyland of colors, shapes and tastes. Since 2013, we’ve offered confections and toys unlike anything you find in other stores. Peppermint Zebra offers a completely different shopping experience.
Zebra learned the answer with exploring science through play with
his Hansa friends. The Science Wiz collection carried in his
store, explores the realms of chemistry, physics, magnetism, light, energy, invention (ages 6 to 99).
The Zebra agreed to share an experiment that will give you
the answer to the question. Simple chemistry….surface tension. Will impress friends, neighbors and children.
Science Wiz Experiment in Chemistry
Float a piece of paper towel in a class of water (don’t
let paper touch the edge of glass)
Gently lay a small paper clip on top of the towel.
Let the paper towel sink to the bottom. The paper clip will float on the water’s
surface! Water has a skin. This skin in strong enough to keep the paper
clip from sinking. This skin is called
surface tension. You can break the surface tension by adding a
drop of dish soap.
SURFACE TENSION IS CAUSED BY THE FACT THAT WATER MOLECULES
STICK TOGETHER. THEY ARE PARTIAL PLUS
AND MINUS CHARGES ON THE HYDROGEN AND OXYGEN ATOMS IN WATER MOLECULES. THESE CHARGES MAKE WATER MOLECULES STICK TO
Peppermint Zebra committed to offer toys that teach.
Peppermint Zebra, 671 SR 179, D-CT 2, Hillside
(928) 282-0220 www.peppermintzebra.com.
At Peppermint Zebra, it’s truly about fantasy. Kids and grownups alike
will be transported to a fantasy world where, if you can dream it, we
can bring it to life.
To create our collection, we looked far and wide, bringing to you only
the most imaginative selections. At Peppermint Zebra, we ignite your
The confections at Peppermint Zebra taste as wonderful as they look. We
offer only the finest selections from the most exclusive sources of
Toys at Peppermint Zebra not only inspire the imagination, they let us
explore the word around us. Our toys come from suppliers of the highest
The next time you’re in Sedona, be sure to stop by. Please continue browsing our website to learn more about the candy and toys we offer at Peppermint Zebra. Contact us should you have any questions or comments. We look forward to seeing you. Thanks for visiting Peppermint Zebra online.