Some questions came in from the previous post on apples and pumpkins about whether apples and pumpkins float. If you can, you should try floating them yourself, because it is fun.

If it’s too cold where you live to be outside playing in water right now, take a look at how our experiments turned out.

floating pumpkin

What about pieces of pumpkin?

floating pumpkin

What about apples?

floating apple

Edit: Find out more about why pumpkins float in the next post

and also this video of a huge pumpkin made into a boat.