Egg experts... help me make an old egg! ;)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by JNorth, Feb 14, 2013.

  1. JNorth

    JNorth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 7, 2012
    Western New York
    My Girl Scout troop is going to be starting their science badge next week. One of the things we will explore is density. We are going to do a "Will it Float?" tank using mostly fruits. I was thinking that it would be fun to bring in two eggs, one fresh that would sink and the other not so fresh that would float... to see if we can get the girls thinking.

    The problem: I don't have any old eggs.

    Is there a way I can force and egg to age enough that it will float in 5 days???
  2. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 11, 2011
    Try washing to bloom off. Then leave the other unwashed :)

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