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Order now! Super Science Experiments

These fact- and fun-filled book includes tons of simple, kid-tested science experiments, many of which can be done with items found around the house, and require little-to-no supervision! Available from independent bookstores on Bookshop or on Amazon.

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When the Moon Hits Your Eye

Have you ever seen a photo of a full moon, usually near the horizon where it looks HUGE. As a ...
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Solar System on the Street

What if you could fit the entire solar system on your street? That's exactly what we tried to do while ...
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Sandwich Engineering

One of my favorite sections in the new 365 Engineering Project book (did I mention it’s coming in August 2020!) ...
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Build a Bird Nest

I just finished reading this fascinating article about how birds engineer their nests and how human engineers are learning from them.  Apparently ...
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Just Out!

The ultimate hands-on, build-it-yourself guide for tomorrow’s engineers! came out in fall 2020 at Costco. I’m hoping for re-release in stores soon and have a few copies for sale if anyone local is interested (sorry I can’t ship right now)

This learn-by-doing activity book provides 365 engineering challenges you can solve by thinking, tinkering, planning, and building. From craft-stick bridges, toothpick towers, and milk-jug igloos to drinking-straw rockets, cardboard boats, and rubber-band trampolines, there’s something here for every budding engineer.

With full-color illustrations, clear and concise scienti c principles, and open-ended instructions,365 BUILD-IT-YOURSELF ENGINEERING PROJECTS provides a year’s worth of opportunities to delve deeper into the fascinating worlds of engineering, science, and technology.

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