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Elementary School - Grades 4-6
P=Project   E=Experiment
Build a water clock [E] [E] [E]
Black holes and time [P]
Does the temperature of water affect the time it takes for the water to freeze? [E]
Middle School - Grades 7-9
P=Project   E=Experiment
Research the different methods of measuring time over history. [E]
Effect of temperature on the freezing time of different liquids [P]
The Twin Paradox & The Grandfather Paradox [P]
Will quantum teleportation allow time travel? [P]
Find out the effect of different isolation tables and developing times on a holograms visible range of color. [P]
Measure how the buoyancy of helium-filled latex balloons changes over time. [E]
Investigate the nature of turbulence produced in heated air. (Measure the properties of time variability of the refractive index distribution over the source of heat). [E]
The Effect of Ball Diameter on the Time It Takes to Fall [E]
Determine the relation between elapsed time and distance traveled when a moving object is under constant acceleration. [E]
Quantum Physics and Schroedinger’s Cat: How can a cat be alive and dead at the same time? [P]
Proving Isaac Newton's Universal Gravitation by Warping Space-Time [E]
What Effect Does a Solution's Temperature Have on the Duration of a Bubble Film? [E]
Why has the sky multiple colors at different times and places during the day? [E]
High School - Grades 10-12
P=Project   E=Experiment
Bending space-time, matter and gravity [E]
The Effect of the Curvature of Spacetime on the Speed of Graviton Force as Perceived by an Outside Observer [E]
Repeat the pitch drop experiment (measures the flow of a piece of pitch over many years) [E] [E] [E]
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