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    National Health Museum
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    In this activity that can be used as a lab or demonstration, learners use Lactaid® and lactose to demonstrate the concept of enzyme action. Learners test a drop of milk and Lactaid® for the...

    Over $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    National Health Museum
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    In this highly collaborative activity, learners design and complete a controlled experiment which attempts to answer a simple question about the slime mold Physarum. Learners present their findings...

    Over $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    American Chemical Society
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    Learners carefully pour vegetable oil, water, and corn syrup in any order into a cup and discover that regardless of the order they are poured, the liquids arrange themselves in layers the same way...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    University of California Museum of Paleontology
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    Learners observe and record what happens when they manipulate bottles containing a liquid (water or corn syrup) and one or more objects (screw, nail, paper clip). They should observe differences in...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 4 - 8 30 to 45 minutes
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    American Chemical Society
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    In the related activity called "Colors Collide or Combine," learners are intrigued by the apparent "line" that forms where colors from M&M coatings meet but do not mix. In...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    National Health Museum
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    This three-part lab helps learners understand the essential principles governing diffusion and osmosis. Dialysis tubing is used to simulate an animal cell and actual plant cells are used to...

    Over $20 per group Ages 14 - 18 4 to 24 hours
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    COSI
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    In this health activity (on page 3 of the PDF), learners will learn about the body‘s defenses against invasion from tiny particles. They will make their own "snot" and see firsthand how...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners separate the components of Gatorade using a home-made affinity column. In doing so, learners model the basic principle of affinity chromatography, a technique used to...

    $10 - $20 per student Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lunar and Planetary Institute
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    In this activity, dry ice and other items are used to construct a demonstration model of a comet that illustrates the comet nucleus, coma, and tails. This activity introduces learners to the...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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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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