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Biology

Potatoes and Apples-The Senses

Potatoes and Apples Did you know that about 75% of the perceived taste in our mouth comes from our sense of smell? The little taste buds on our tongues can detect whether or not a […]

Biology

YEASTY BALLOON INFLATION

Yeast is a living organism, often used in baking. As you may know, it “breathes” once it is activated my warm water and sugar. Then, it is incorporated into the batter. When baked, the batter […]

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Biology

Is Dog Saliva Antiseptic?

Is animal saliva antiseptic? Stories about pioneers, travelers, or hunters who made it through their injuries because certain wild animals happened to lick their open wounds. Many cultures believe this. There is even a French […]

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Biology

Oil Producing Algae

  Grades 6, 7, and 8 Category – Earth Science Main objective: This project focuses on the oil content that is produced in different types of algae. This is done by comparing the beading water […]

Basic Blood Types
Biology

Discovering Blood Type Compatibility

Discovering Blood Type Compatibility This is a great science project for younger kids, to introduce them to how blood types work. There are four different blood types, and this experiment shows kids that some types […]

Blind Spots are Fascinating
Biology

Experimenting with Blind Spots

The human eye has a “blind spot.” This is a fascinating topic, since it is one of those things that we don’t usually notice as we go about our day to day lives. But at […]