Where Did This Come From?

Brief History of the Phenomenal Soda Rocket

David Letterman No one knows for sure who invented the Diet Coke and Mentos experiement.

Rumors say that it wasn't popularized until Lee Marek showcased it on the David Letterman show or when two journalists, David Kestenbaum and Michele Norris, dedicated a blog based on the explosion.

Regardless of the truth, the Diet Coke and Mentos bottle rocket has been the most popular sixth grade science experiment that is still used today.