Study the complete life cycle of a mealworm
The adult meal worm is a nocturnal beetle that is approximately one inch in length and dark brown or...October 7, 20152
Make a simple Hummingbird feeder
Hummingbirds can consume up to twice their body weight in nectar every day. You can observe these fascinating birds...
Study the flow of materials through living membranes such as an egg
It is important that the membranes around living cells are 'semi-permeable' to allow it to absorb nutrients and dispose...
Build a model of an animal cell
'Cells' are the basic building blocks of an animal's body. These cellular building blocks are so tiny you would...
Study the effect of pollution on fresh water birds’ ability to float
In this science experiment we will study the effect that detergent pollution has on fresh water birds' ability to...
Test the effects of acid rain on ocean life
Acid rain can damage many different forms of life. Acid rain turns the pH-level of the oceans more acidic...
Study if birds prefer one type of food over another
Birds can be very fussy eaters. As you might have noticed, birds also seem to be looking for a...
Study what happens to a bone when it loses its proteins
You might know that 'calcium' is very important for healthy bone growth in humans and in animals. What is...
Learn how to tell whether a turtle is male or female
Learning about turtles and tortoises can be fun and surprising. Since they have been on the earth for more...
Create a colourful fungus garden
Microorganisms, also called 'fungi', live around us and we come into contact with it every day. Microorganisms are microscopically...