5 Questions to Ask Before Picking a Science Fair Project

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Choosing a science fair project can be difficult. You should consider what you're studying in class, current events and your own personal interests when determining your science fair project topic. Once you come up with some ideas, it's time to narrow down your choices. If you think you have your...

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What Is Agar?

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Agar or agar-agar is a gelatinous substance that is made from seaweed or other algae. It has several scientific uses but is also used in culinary dishes as well. The most common forms of agar consist of two substances called agarose and agaropectin. These are forms of carbohydrates and polysaccharides that...

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How Does a Microscope Magnify?

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Many people would like to understand exactly how things work. Before using anything they would like that clear understanding of what they are using and how it works. So for all those wonderful geeks out there who have played with a microscope, here’s some information. Then they can know exactly...

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What Does STEM Stand For?

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There are so many jobs out there for those looking for jobs in the area of STEM. However, there are a lot of people that do not know what STEM stands for. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and math. If you are looking in to choosing an area to...

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The History of Marbles

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Many people remember the great times of playing with marbles as a child. They will also know that they have heard their grandparents sharing memories of playing marbles all of the time. They are the best, most nostalgic toy that there is. It is also something that people really want to keep...

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