The Young Scientist Blog

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Recent Posts

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.

Faraz - The Importance of Research

It may be possible to solve a problem without researching, but It is like driving a car blindfolded. Without proper research, you may make decisions that later on turn out to be PROBLEMATIC.

Samyak - Diving Deeper Into My Idea!

Hi all,  Welcome back to my fourth blog post, I am Samyak Shrimali from Portland, Oregon. This week my young scientist journey led me into researching my chosen problem of nosocomial infections.