An icky, slimy day was had by our scientists on Monday, February 4th. Our experiments were focused on creating polymers using food grade ingredients. Sodium alginate (a seaweed derived food thickening agent) and calcium chloride (a good grade salt) were prepared in distilled water solutions. The alginate solution was then carefully placed into the salt … More Polymers Revenge!
On Monday, October 29th, we welcomed 50 scientists to our first session. Many veterans returned and were joined by a host of new stars in training. Our incredible engineers were faced with a pressing and urgent task: design a flying contraption to save their Halloween candy from marauding skeletons. The scientists were arranged into 9 … More Off to a flying start!!!!
We made it!! On June 4th we concluded our 2017-2018 inaugural year. More than 35 scientists joined with a number of parents, teachers, and administrators to celebrate our year. Our scientists are always up for a challenge and we obliged them. The scientists were organized into teams and given toothpicks, marshmallows, and gumdrops. The teams … More Awards!!!