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EASE (Effective Authentic Science Event)
Would you like to host hundreds of prospective students on your college campus for a fun day of science and mystery?  EASE (Effective... read more
GMO Detective
How do scientists prove whether or not foods contain GMOs? Using real life techniques, students will perform several analyses to detect... read more
What's that Flavor?!
Ever want to solve the mystery of the lollipop covered in question marks? Students will use spectrophotometers to analyze the amount of FD... read more
A Royal Disease
Whenever an individual suffers an injury the body produces a fibrin polymer clot to stop the bleeding. Hemophilia, also known as "the Royal... read more
A Coral Conundrum
Coral reefs are in danger due to the effects of climate change, including sea temperature rise. Learn how analyzing gene expression through... read more
Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Spectrophotometers measure the effect of a sample on a beam of light. This information can provide scientists with quantitative data... read more
Dynamic Fluids!
Viscosity is an important quality of fluids that industrial scientists and engineers are constantly trying to measure and manipulate.... read more
Dislike Broccoli? -- Blame it on Your Genes!
Phenylthiocarbamide, or PTC as it is commonly known, is a synthetic substance that tastes quite bitter. Some people, however, can't taste... read more
Restriction Digestion and Analysis of Lambda DNA
Electrophoretic techniques that distinguish DNA fragments by size are essential in forensics and in the mapping of restriction sites within... read more
PCR Informatics
Using a PV92 PCR Informatics Kit, students will use real–world forensic techniques to extract DNA from their hair follicles or cheek cells... read more
Super Sleuth Sampler
Your students will become super sleuths as they analyze different pieces of evidence to solve a crime. Beginner sleuths will progress... read more
Show me the Moo-ney
Did you know that there are strong connections to be made between genetic profiling and profit margins in the agriculture industry? In this... read more

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