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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  • Using the human body to create an electrical spark.
  • Factors that contribute to differences in the way a ball bounces.
  • Studying the wave-properties of light via the 2-slit diffraction experiment.
  • The effects of mass on the period of oscillating pendulums.