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    NISE Network
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    In this activity, learners find out why some mineral sunblock rubs in clear. Learners compare nano and non-nano sunblocks and discover how particle size affects visibility.

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    This is an activity (located on page 3 of the PDF) about nanotechnology making its way into everyday products, such as sunscreen, and how effective these invisible particles may be vs. their old...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 2 to 4 hours
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry activity, learners use common chemicals and metals to examine reactions that produce gaseous substances. Learners will identify the gases produced and write a balanced equation...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 11 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry activity, learners use common chemicals and metals to explore single replacement reactions. Learners will record any color changes or gas production for each reaction as well as...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry activity, learners use mossy zinc (or a galvanized nail) and hydrochloric acid to generate hydrogen gas and test some of its properties. This resource includes brief questions for...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    The Science House
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    In this chemistry activity, learners use chemical reactions to observe the composition of an alloy. Learners will calculate and record the amount (mass and percentage) of copper and zinc in a penny...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 18 30 to 45 minutes
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    Miami Science Museum
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    In this activity, Frankenstein's lab is running out of electricity! Learners use fruit to help Igor find a temporary source of energy to turn on a light. Learners hook up a piece of citrus...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Make
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    In this activity, learners take apart a used zinc-carbon dry cell battery. Besides making for an interesting lesson in electrochemistry, taking apart a spent D-cell also allows learners to salvage...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 11 - adult 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor, night activity, learners track nocturnal animals' footprints, droppings and other signs of their presence. By setting out animal bait that has nontoxic, blacklight fluorescent...

    Over $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    Twin Cities Public Television
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    This activity (on page 3 of the PDF) is a full inquiry investigation into conductivity. Learners will harness the surprising electricity of fruit when they create a battery out of a lemon stuck...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours