The Young Scientist Blog

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Recent Posts

Dr. Frankenstein - Faraz Tamboli

When you create a product to help people or when you are trying to discover, undiscovered ideas you should keep in mind that the process of science should be enjoyed.   What has been the best

Camellia - Water, water, everywhere!

Hard to believe summer break was over so fast. The good part is that I got to play with water and learn a lot about our water distribution systems.

Samyak - Memorable Summer!

Hello all,  Summer break finally comes to an end! I had a wonderful summer filled with learning and innovating.

Nishant Lahiri - The Excitement and Heartache

      Finally. It has been great to go to a laboratory and generate data for iCART. It took several safety courses to even be granted access to the lab.  It was a bit intimidating the first day.

Yosef- Grass is The Answer

Not to give too much away, but grass, not trees, is the answer. How can this be?

What a 3M Scientist means to me

  While testing my solution, I had a lot of challenging, but exciting moments. The best part of my process so far was seeing how effective my solution was to killing bacteria.

Jaya- The Journey Is Coming To A Close

Hello, everyone! This is Jaya, and I am back with my fifth post!   Now, there is a little over a month before the Young Scientist Challenge Final Event.