Need an idea to get you started on your science fair project?

Pick a category that interests you and explore the sample topics and project ideas generated by local scientists. You can use one of these project ideas or maybe one of them will inspire to come up with your own project topic.

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  • The effects of overcrowding on plant growth.
  • Classical vs. Hip-Hop: Determining the best music genre for growing plants.
  • The effects of a variety of microorganisms on the growth rate of plants.
  • The invasive effects of garlic mustard on abundance of different common landscaping plants.