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Amy Cowen / science writer and social media manager for Science Buddies
Amy Cowen is Online Community Manager at Science Buddies and produces content for the Science Buddies blog, monthly newsletter, and social media streams, including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest. Find her on Google+ and at Twitter.

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Science Buddies' Google Classroom Integration allows teachers to more easily create and manage STEM assignments.


Smart Plant Watering Science

Can you use simple home science to better water your plants and gardens and reduce water waste? Find out with a family science activity.


Color Mixing and Family Physics

Put on a colorful nighttime light show to explore color mixing!


Test Your Oven Temperature Using Sugar

Use sugar to test the accuracy of your oven's internal thermometer.


Diabetic Alert Dogs and Your Breath

Study shows relationship between isoprene levels and blood glucose.


Heat Domes and Cooling Science

Can you beat the heat with "cooling" science?


Water Treatment Center Science

Model the process a water treatment plant uses to turn murky water into clear water.


Pair Pokémon GO with a Classroom Cybersecurity Activity

Pair up Pokémon GO and a classroom cybersecurity activity.


Toothbrush Robots at Home

Explore robotics design with a fun low-tech setup! How does the slant of toothbrush bristles affect the way a bristlebot-style robot moves?


Bug and Insect STEM Roundup

Get hands-on this summer with bug, worm, or flying insect science!


Binocular Vision Eye Science

In this family STEM activity, put your eyes to the test... alone and as a working unit!


Fourth of July Science

Science that fits right in with summer celebrations--fireworks, water bottle rockets, and more!


Make Your Own Kazoo

Make kazoos to explore how instruments work to make sound!


Mastering Marinade Science

Experiment to better understand how marinades work.


Solar Power Roundup

Hands-on STEM projects for K-12 students interested in alternative energy and the power of the Sun.

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