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The Young Scientist Blog
Hi everyone! We're so close to reaching the end of the challenge!
Hello Fellow Scientists, I cannot believe we only have a couple weeks to go before we all meet each other in St Paul!
There were honestly some very difficult times on this journey, I'm not going to lie.
October 17, 2017 will be a big day for a special group of young scientists. The 17th also marks the tenth anniversary of 3M and Discovery Education co-hosting our nation’s premiere science competition for middle school students. Let's looks back at tops stories from 2007 to gain perspective on how science and technology have developed along with these kids.
Check out my final video blog on my Young Scientist Challenge summer mentorship. What was your favorite part? Going back through everything I’ve done over the past couple of months, there have bee
Hello fellow scientists! Its so hard to believe that my journey is now so close to being over, my innovation has been completed and it is now time to put the finishing tweaks on my presentation!
Hello Fellow Scientists, This summer has flown by fast, and it is hard to believe that the summer mentorship is coming to an end.
Exclusive Sweety High interview with Abigail "Astronaut Abby" Harrison. Many kids dream of becoming astronauts, of rocketing into outer space and traveling amongst the stars.
Check out my latest video blog on my Young Scientist journey. What has been the best part of the process so far? The best part of the entire process has definitely been watching my initial c
Makerspaces and maker labs are popping up at schools around the country. These labs provide opportunities for hands-on, creative problem-solving and novel ways to boost science learning.