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Science Fair Topics Selected for 2017-2018

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Behavior/Social Science (BSS)  Room 319

1) That's a Pretty Tough Baby! A Study of Gender Stereotypes in Children - Sophia

2) It's Written All Over Your Face: The Science of Facial Expressions - Selena

3) Now You See It, Now You Don't: Investigating Inattentional Blindness - Sabrina

4) That's a Real Smile! ...or is it? - Xiaomei

5) Now You See It, Now You Don't: A Chromatic Adaptation Project - Yun

6) How Many Numbers Can You Remember? - Shadee


Biochemistry (BC) Room 320

1)  Which Fruits Can Ruin Your Gelatin Dessert? - Yayi

2) What Makes a DNA Fingerprint Unique? - Liangquan

3) Separating Mixtures: Can You Design a Device to Do It? - Tiffany

4) Great Globs of Gluten! Which Wheat Flour Has The Most? - Weishan

5) Kimchi Chemistry - Xi

6) How Much DNA Can You Pack into a Cell? - Alonso


Botany (B) Room 320

1) How Many Seeds Do Different Types of Fruit Produce? - Yu Lin

2) Reveal the Red: Exploring the Chemistry of Red Flower Pigments - Ishtar

3) What Color Are the Leaves Really Turning? - Joyce

4) How Vines Find Their Spines: Thigmotropism in Morning Glory Tendrils Tony

5) The Crunch of a Potato - Elva


Chemistry (C) Room 321

1) Make Your Own Shampoo and Test How It Performs! Jingjing

2) Egg-cellently Cooked Eggs: The Process of Soft-Boiling an Egg - Reilly

3) Big Pieces or Small Pieces: Which React Faster? - Champ

4) Balloon Morphing: How Gases Contract and Expand - Yaoxin

5) Make Your Own pH Paper - Queenie

6) Making Maple Syrup Candy: How Does Temperature Affect It? - Camille

7) Saturated Solutions: Measuring Solubility Michael

8) Candy Chromatography: What Makes Those Colors? - Phoebe

9) Crazy Crystal Creations: How to Grow the Best and the Largest Crystals - Destin


Computer Science  (CMS) Room 320


1) The Effect of Video Games On the Body - Cooper

2) The Pixel Puzzle: Why Video Game Characters Look Better Today - Owen

3) How Secure Are Your Security Questions? - Yuhang

4) What Materials Can Block a Wi-Fi Signal? - Mahdi


Earth Space Science (ESS) Room 322


1) Shaking for Suds: Which Type of Water is the Hardest?Junxian

2) A Puzzling Parallax - Vivian H.

3) Shaking for Suds: Which Type of Water is the Hardest? - Jason

4) Water on Water - Jiankai 

5) Craters and Meteorites - Yongxiong


Engineering (E) Room 322


1) Dance Mania: Build Your Own Dance Pad! - Ryan

2) Racing Bristlebots - Liam

3) Keeping You in Suspens(ion) - Tiffany

4) Which Materials are the Best Conductors? - Cadonnie

5) Make a "Whirly Bird" from Paper - Hassan

6) Build a Simple Electric Motor! - Gabriele

7) The Strength of an Electromagnet - Harry

8) Fallen Arches: The Surprising Strength of Eggshells - Rahleijah

9) Hands-on Activity:Biodomes Engineering Design Project - Junhao


Environmental Science (ES) Room 323


1) Can Plants Stop Soil Erosion? - Quinten

2) Can Nanotechnology Help Clean Up Ocean Oil Spills? Try It Yourself with Ferrofluid - Nina

3) Leaky Clues to Dam Design: How Reservoir Height Affects Hydroelectric Power Production - Qing

4) A Battery That Makes Cents - Peng

5) How Does a Wind Meter Work? - Hydeeph

6) From Contaminated to Clean: How Filtering Can Clean Water - Leo

7) Make the Wind Work for You! - Justin


Mathematics (MM) Room 323


1) Pick a Card, Any Card - Vivian

2) What are the Odds? Modeling the Chances of Getting an Autoimmune Disease - Steven 

3) Did not complete a project - Daniel


Medicine/Health (MH) Room 324


1) Why Aren't All Medicines Pills? - Kelly

2) Fighting the Flu: How Your Immune System Uses Its Memory - Lucas

3) Minding your Mummies: The Science of Mummification - Devon

4) Are Fingerprint Patterns Inherited? - Michelle

5) Do You Have the Willpower to Taste Something Sour? - Jessie

6) A Day in the Life of Your Heart - Nazeer

7) Calcium Carbonate to the Rescue! How Antacids Relieve Heartburn - Kiyana

8) A Day in the Life of Your Heart - Annie


Microbiology (M) Room 324


1) Yuck, What Happened to My Apple? How Food Wrappings Affect Spoilage - Andy

2) Yeast Reproduction in Sugar Substitutes - Yinglin

3) Yogurt Cultures - Brian

4) Rise to the Occasion: Investigating Requirements for Yeast Fermentation - Clara


Physics I (P) Room 325


1) Making A Candy Waterfall: Can Solids Flow Like Liquids? - Becky

2) How Much Weight Can Your Boat Float? - Kyle

3) Slinking Slinkies - Kerry 

4) Knock Your Blocks Off: The Mechanics of Carnival Games - Danica

5) Rocking the Boat - Dawn

6) Build a Raft Powered by Surface Tension - Sorena

7) Supercooling Water and Snap Freezing - Eric

8) Bouncing Basketballs: How Much Energy Does Dribbling Take? - Adeniyi

9) Golf Clubs, Loft Angle, and Distance  - Jackson L.

10) Butterfly Wings: Using Nature to Learn About Flight - Alex


Physics II (P) Room 325


1) Centripetal Force - Karl

2) Keep Your Candy Cool With the Power of Evaporation! - Zonghao

3) How the Strength of a Magnet Varies with Temperature - Josh

4) Glitter-Go-Round: Snow Globe Science with a Centrifuge - Yucong

5) How Long Will My Sleepy Yo-yo Sleep? - Sherly

6) Forensics: How Does It Matter? Measure the Spatter! - Aidan


Zoology (Z) Room 327


1) How Does a Chick Breathe Inside Its Shell? - Mark

2) Huddle & Cuddle: How Puppies Keep Warm - Sunny

3) Comparing Vocal Ranges: How High and Low Can You Go? - Ye


Consumer Science (CS) Room 327


1) Candy Snap - Longwei

2) How Do Under-Inflated Tires Affect the Difficulty of Riding a Bike? - Christian

3) CokeĀ® & MentosĀ® - Exploring Explosive Chemistry! - Dhameer

4) Candy Chromatography: What Makes Those Colors? - Jolin

5) Does Weight Affect a Drone's Battery Life? - Jackson B.

6) Flavor That Food! Exploring the Science of Marinades - Bernice

7) Mag-nificent Breakfast Cereal - Roy

8) Yuck, What Happened to My Apple? How Food Wrappings Affect Spoilage  - Elena

9) Bubble-ology - Leander



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