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Recent Posts

Mehaa- The Homestretch!

Hey guys! I can't believe that this is the last  blog post and that the Final Event is less than ten days away!!

SRIRAM - THE BULLSEYE

Thank you to Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for an incredible, dream-come-true, unforgettable journey of learning and fun! How has it been?

Dream Big, Act Big and Inspire Others.

10…9…8…… and we have lift off!  I dream of this moment often. Since age 5, I’ve been staring up at the night sky, dreaming of sitting on the launch pad, floating in microgravity, and kicking up puffs of red dust when I finally walk on the surface of Mars.

KRISH - LESS THAN ONE MONTH AWAY

Hi all! It’s Krish, and I’m here with my fifth blog post! Wow, can anyone believe that there’s less than a month till the Young Scientist Challenge Finalist event occurs?

Cameron - Almost Finished!

Hard to believe it is the penultimate blog. I can almost see the end. I am excited about meeting everyone from the group and those at 3M.

Theo-Highlights in the build process

Hey there, Fifth blog post here. It’s been over two months since the summer mentorship started, and little over a month before the final event.

ZACH - MANY HEADS ARE BETTER THAN ONE

Greetings Fellow Young Scientists, Friends and Followers, We are nearing the home stretch. These past several weeks have been incredibly focused on turning our ideas into prototypes.