6 cool tricks to try in freezing weather: Instant ice, frozen bubbles, ice on fire and more

We have some ideas to help you keep your spirits up and and your mind active during freezing cold weather!

Check out these cool tricks that are perfect for the Mr. Wizard in us all. We don't recommend you necessarily try these tricks. You can spare yourself the trip outdoors and press play instead. 

Pot of boiling water? It can turn to snow when the temps drop below zero. Click here to learn the science.

Oh, a pot of boiling water doesn't thrill you? Check out this boiling water gun making snow.

Maybe you're too cold to feel warm (or, at least, to feel your toes). How does a little ice on fire sound? 
 

If you want to amaze a kid--or yourself--check out what happens to a bubble when temps plummet below zero. (And look at this wonderful photos of frozen bubbles too .)  

You might file these next two videos--instant ice and "self-freezing" cola--away for those hot summer days... 

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