Exploding Colors :: A Rainbow of Fun Science Experiment

Author Lowes Build and Grow


  • Dish
  • Milk while milk if possible
  • Liquid Dish Soap
  • 3-4 bottles of different food coloring


  1. Measure out 50 mL of milk and bring to room temperature.
  2. Pour the milk into the dish.
  3. Add a few drops of food coloring to the milk. Make sure to use different colors.
  4. Put a single drop of liquid dishwashing soap in the middle of the dish.
  5. Watch and see what happens as the colors explode!