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BackYard Chickens. Most Liked Posts. May 12, Post 1 of My 6 year old son's favorite show is myth busters. So, we decided to to test a myth of our own.
Do bad eggs sink in water? Well, we can tell you that fresh eggs float and that an egg left on the counter for over 4 weeks finally started to bob in the water a little. We don't have an old enough egg to see if it really floats yet. As we all know, fresh eggs last so much longer anyway when you don't wash them and all of that. So happy to be joining this forum. You guys are really funny and in such a wholesome way! May 12, Post 2 of Fresh eggs sink in the water, bad eggs will float, the reason is the older an egg, the larger the air cell gets.
The more air in the egg, the more it will float. I hope this helps some and. ChickenCanoehempsteadjbchicken-nipples and 2 others like this. May 12, They - Floater - Sink 3 of Love that show Mythbusters! Old eggs float - has to do with the larger air cell in the egg.
My fresh eggs, smallest air cell, lay on their side on the bottom of the bowl of water. May 12, Post 4 of They - Floater - Sink Quote:Frsh eggs sink. Medium old eggs bob under Johnny Tuff - Donovan - Love Is Only Feeling surface.
Old eggs float due to the bigger air cell at the big end. If you used store They - Floater - Sink as your "fresh" eggs in the test, it's an invalid test. Sounds like it was fun though, try it again! May 12, Post 5 of Welcome, I also love Mythbusters. Please try again a post your results. May 12, Post 6 of May 12, Post 7 of Nao Vou Fugir - Various - Shanghai Lounge 2 Not ALL bad eggs float!
I had some eggs that had been chillin my fridge for god knows how long, so I float tested them. A couple floated, and I tossed them. Several stood up, and I tossed them too. The rest were laying flat on the bottom. I started cracking and about They - Floater - Sink when one of the eggs was pure green and the stench was awful!
It had NOT floated Folly's placechicken-nipples and Red-tailed Hawk like this. Mar 26, Post 8 of Mar 26, Post 9 of Mar 26, Post 10 of The air cell is a commonly used phrase used to describe the void or air space if you'd prefer in an egg. I don't think that anyone using the phrase air cell believes it to be a cell as in the sense of a microscopic biological unit.
I believe your attempt to illustrate your Das Glockenspiel - Schiller - Atemlos Live (DVD) showed only your own limitations. Oh, to the OP, fresh eggs most certainly do not float. Last edited by a moderator: Feb 21, You must log in or sign up to reply here.
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