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    Science Friday
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    In this activity, learners use household materials to investigate and explore their ability to smell an odor. Learners compare and contrast results to determine if some individuals have a better...

    Over $20 per group Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    APSnet
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    In this lab, learners explore Koch's Postulates, the critical step used to prove that a particular microbe is the cause of a specific disease in a host organism (plant or animal). This is...

    Over $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 4 weeks
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how many Mentos are needed to make the tallest possible soda geyser. Will the greatest number of Mentos yield the tallest soda...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine how temperature will affect the height of a soda geyser. Learners compare the soda geyser height of cold, room temperature, and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    NISE Network
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    In this activity, learners explore deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), a nanoscale structure that occurs in nature. Learners extract a sample of DNA from split peas and put the sample in an Eppendorf tube...

    Over $20 per group Ages 6 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    APSnet
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    In this four-part laboratory exercise, learners investigate properties of Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) including (1) symptoms induced by the virus in susceptible plants at the macroscopic and...

    Over $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    COSI
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    In this life science activity (page 8 of the PDF), learners explore the carbon cycle by mixing yeast, sugar and water. Learners observe how different quantities of the mixture produce more or less...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners stain fabrics--on purpose! Learners explore the art of natural dyeing by using dyes and substrates that are both derived from plant or animal sources as well as mordant...

    Over $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    My Science Box
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    In this activity, learners conduct tests for proteins, glucose, and starch. At the beginning of the activity, learners choose three items to test: one known to be “never alive," one known to...

    Over $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    Children's Museum Of Houston
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    In this activity, learners conduct a controlled experiment to examine which brand of soda makes the best (highest) soda geyser. Learners discover that different brands of soda have different...

    Over $20 per group Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours

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