Twenty-seven seniors from a dozen Westchester schools are among the 300 Intel semifinalists, a science fair on steroids. Eight attend Ossining High School — the most from one school in New York and the second most for any school in the country.
Florida teen Kiera Wilmot was arrested and charged with a felony for a science experiment (or prank) gone wrong. When she mixed together some common household chemicals in a water bottle outside her school before classes, the top popped off and smoke came out. She was charged with possession of a weapon and expelled from […]
For the past two years, Josie Baudendistel, a Dayton Regional STEM School student from Dayton, Ohio has been studying forensic scavenging patterns for her science fair projects. She needed $1390 to purchase equipment and software, so she enrolled her project on FundAGeek.com….
Every year, young innovative students nationwide are honored at the White House Science Fair, and given the opportunity to demonstrate their inventions for the President. This year included: a prosthetic, fully operational arm for only $250; a collapsible, bicycle-powered water filtration system; a device that strengthens eye muscles and improves peripheral vision; helping hearing-impaired people […]