You know when you”re at a party and everything is going great, and then suddenly there”s a lull? You”re not sure what to talk about anymore and people start checking their cell phones in search of their next destination. Well, you”ll be glad to hear that there are some very simple ways to get the fun going again: party tricks.

Now, before you say “that”s lame,” these aren”t you”re average set of tricks. If you”re looking for a good ice breaker, or maybe a want to win a few bucks by hustling some friends, these science tricks will be a big hit. All they require are some common household items, a little bit of practice, and an audience.

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These are some very simple and fun tricks that will go a long way in making sure that none of your get-togethers become boring. And don”t forget, a well-placed bet with one of these odd tricks and you”ll always leave with a few more bucks in your wallet.