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Smoke, smells and physical property transformations are what chemistry is all about.

Toots (farts) Smelly Science Fair Experiment

Toots (Farts) Science Fair Experiment
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Eli, an inquisitive kindergartner, wanted to know why his toots (farts) smelled, so his father helped him to do this Toots (farts) smelly science fair experiment. Below is the script to the video. It is rearranged to meet the scientific method report outline. Big Question: We have all smelled a smelly toot, but why do […]

Periodic Table Fun Quiz

Alexander Arrangement of the Elements

On February 19, 2010 a new element was officially named, making 112 total. How many can you name? Since then 6 more have been added. Can you answer the quiz below? Name the Elements Now learn more about this amazing Periodic Table! Contributed by John, a student.

Science Fair Project Using Soluble Reagents

Science Fair Projects Using Soluble Reagents

View 12th grade science fair project using water soluble reagents. This is a mechanistic investigation of oxidative transformations using water soluble hypervalent iodine. ABSTRACT STUDENT: Arun GRADE LEVEL: 12th Grade CITY/STATE: Macomb, IL USA AWARDS: Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). Best in Category – Award in Chemistry. This is the largest pre-college science […]

Producing organic chemicals with inorganic chemcial reactions…

Producing organic chemicals with inorganic chemcial reactions..

Historically organic chemistry was believed to be unique to living things. However, this was disproved in 1828 when an organic compound known as urea was produced in an inorganic chemical reaction between ammonia and cyanate. Findings that disprove science “facts” can be a way to win an online science fair contest.

Adventure Sports Chemistry Science Fair Projects

Adventure Sports Chemistry Science Fair Projects

Adventure sports chemistry science fair projects will get you to stop thinking of boring and tedious and actually have fun doing your science fair project. Your projects will not be limited limited to the same tired old topics that have been done a thousand times. When developing a science fair project you need to think […]

Antacid Neutralization Science Fair Project

Antacid Science Fair Project Display Board

I. Purpose The purpose of the antacid neutralization science fair project is to determine which antacid works best at neutralizing hydrochloric acid (HCI), which is found in the stomach. STUDENT: Michael GRADE LEVEL: 7th CITY/STATE: IL, USA AWARD: Gold Medal, 1st place award ($500 savings bond) from Chicago Drug and Chemical Association. II. Procedure Five […]

Sunscreen Science Fair Project

Sunscreen Science Fair Project

Sunscreen science fair project asks the question, “Does a higher sunscreen SPF be more effective at protecting against UV rays”? Jordan Grade 5 Colorado, USA Hypothesis A higher sunscreen SPF will be more effective at protecting against UV rays. Materials Color Changing UV Beads Sunscreen: SPF 4, SPF 15, SPF 30, SPF 50 Labeled tray […]

Holiday Chemistry Science Experiments

Holiday Chemistry Science Fair Project Ideas

Now is a great time to conduct holiday chemistry science fair projects experiments as ingredients are on sale for the holiday cooking season. ExampleUse boiling “pearl” onions from the grocery store for root squash. (Onion root squash can be optional). Compare and contrast animal and plant mitosis. Make a Christmas tree preservative. Make two different […]

Kaboom Science Fair Project

Kaboom Science Fair Project

I did the kaboom science fair project because I wanted to know how water flows into water. So I did this experiment. I did not come up with the experiment there is a science kit and there was the experiment in that science kit. Tej 6th Grade Dublin, OH Hypothesis Hot water will explode when […]

Acids and Bases Science Fair Project

2nd Grade Acids and Bases Science Fair Project

8 year old Garrett home school Acids and Bases science fair project helped him to learn what liquids were acids, bases or neutral liquids. I studied chemistry this year. I used the book Real Science-4-Kids Chemistry by Dr. R. W. Keller. I also did lots of labs, but we only studied a few acids and […]