365 Weird & Wonderful Science Experiments

Coming November 2017! Pre-order your copy today! Mark you calendar for the book event at Quail Ridge Bookstore on November 11! This fact- and fun-filled book includes hundreds of simple, kid-tested science experiments. All of which can be done with items from around the house, and require little to no ...
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Fort Kits for Kids

What kid doesn't love pulling out a sheet, grabbing a flashlight, dragging all the chairs into the living room and building a secret fort right in the middle of the floor? Introducing the Fort Kit - everything you need to build a fort in a customized drawstring backpack.  Ideal for building ...
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Science is Fun! Blog

3 Years!

3 years ago this month I started this blog because I kept stumbling on cool science fair ideas and I ...
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Circadian Rhythms

Last week the 2017 Nobel Prize winners in six different categories were announced. This month I continue to write about ...
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Gravitational Waves

This week the Nobel Prize winners in six different categories are being announced, starting on Monday with prize for physics ...
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Pocket Slingshot

The weather is finally starting to cool down and my kids are venturing back out from the comfort of air ...
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Eureka! Soap Boats

Note:  This is the part of a series of posts about science activities to be done in the bathroom – the lav-oratory if you ...
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Events

Here is where you can find me, fort kits and the new book out and about!

September 15-16 WRPC Arts and Crafts Fair, Beryl Road (across from the Raulston Arboretum in Raleigh)

September 23 Raleigh Maker Faire, Wake Tech Community College, Wake Forest

October 24-25 Bridging the Gap ConferenceMcKimmon Conference Center, Raleigh

November 4  Reindeer Market, Rolesville High School

November 11 2 pm Book Release Event,  Quail Ridge Books

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