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Move That Lighthouse!

Students learn how structural, economic, and environmental factors must be evaluated before moving a lighthouse.

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Two Button Buzzer Circuit

Students learn how two buttons (switches) can control a buzzer.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 14

CATEGORIES:

Electricity and Magnetism, Energy, Technology

A Century of Plastics

Students learn about how the development of plastics have impacted our world.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Properties of Materials

Getting Your Bearings

Students learn about friction and how ball bearings reduce friction and extend the life of machines. Topics examined include friction, ball bearings, engineering design, and problem solving.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Energy, Engineering Design, Motion and Forces

Give Binary a Try!

Students learn about binary code, and how it is used in computers and other equipment.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

Adaptive Device Design

Students learn about how the engineering behind adaptive devices has impacted everyday life. Topics examined include problem solving, teamwork, and the engineering design process.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design

Give Me a Brake

Students learn about how basic rim bicycle brakes work, and discuss force and friction.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Energy, Engineering Design, Motion and Forces

Sticky Engineering Challenge

Students learn how components must be evaluated when engineers develop a new product or solve a problem.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Properties of Materials

Design and Build a Better Candy Bag

Student teams will design a candy bag, and predict the volume and strength of their design.

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Heart of the Matter

Students learn about how valves operate and the enhancements that have improved mechanical heart valve design.

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AGE LEVELS:

8 - 18

CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design, Human Body, Motion and Forces

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