science buddies

When parents and students hear it is time to plan their school’s annual science fair, most of them freak out! I am here to tell you that great resources exist for reasonable projects that won’t cost too much money or ruin your weekend leisure time. The fantastic site Science Buddies has lots of suggestions and a topic wizard to help you find a great project suitable for kids of all ages.

obamaI loved that Google’s Science Fair project included an audience for the winners with President Obama. Be sure to watch Mr. Obama pumping this air cannon to 30psi to shoot marshmallows 176 feet at the Press Corp!


Marshmallow Launch at the White House Science Fair

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