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

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 […]

Let’s define chemistry phrases for students…

Define Chemistry Phrases

Chemistry is divided into two basic categories, organic and inorganic. Organic chemistry deals with carbon compounds and living things. Inorganic chemistry deals with basically everything else. The EDU-8355 Super Chem 120 Science Kit will help kids to explore chemistry in the kitchen and can be used to create a science fair project. You can find […]

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 […]

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 […]

Crystals Science Fair Project

Crystals Science Fair Project

Ioana’s crystals science fair project tested to see which of three temperatures would grow the largest and most crystals. Ioana Class: 11H Bucharest, Romania Hypothesis I believe that the glass that has been in the fridge will form larger more crystals than the ones that have been on the counter top and ice bath, as […]

Snap It Now With Videoscopes for Microscopes

Microscope Video Cameras

Have fun with videoscopes for microscopes that are mounted in the place of the ocular lens and are then connected to a computer. They allow the viewers to have a live image of the specimen in its current magnification on the right in the computer monitor. The functions of the microscope are intact but the […]