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    In this optics activity, learners examine how a transparent material such as glass or water can actually reflect light better than any mirror. Learners discover that all they need to do is look at...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity, learners overlap the three primary colors to see how all other colors are made. This activity also explains how color can be explained by the subtraction of colors of light,...

    free Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Fat is a very important component in our diet. It's the most efficient source of energy in our bodies, and plays an important role in the flavor of foods. Here's an experiment you can try...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    In this activity related to Archimedes' Principle, learners use water displacement to compare the volume of an expanded gummy bear with a gummy bear in its original condition. This activity...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 7 days
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    In this activity, learners create a model using metric measuring tapes and atmosphere composition data. Learners will investigate the major components of the atmosphere (nitrogen and oxygen) as...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    In this activity, learners make their own heat waves in an aquarium. Warmer water rising through cooler water creates turbulence effects that bend light, allowing you to project swirling shadows...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    Learners construct a spectroscope out of a shoe box or mailing tube, diffraction grating, and other simple materials. They then use their spectroscope to observe spectra, the colors that make up...

    $5 - $10 per student Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes

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