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Blog Author: Amy Cowen

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

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12 Science Kits for Summer Science Experiments and Discovery

These 12 STEM kits are great for summer and offer lots of exciting opportunities for fun science and engineering.


Rev Up STEM Learning with Car Science Projects

STEM lessons, experiments, and activities to teach science and engineering related to cars and to explore core science concepts with homemade cars.


15 Science Projects to Make and Give for Father's Day

Try one of these 15 fun DIY STEM activities to make a special gift for Father's Day!


Ready, Set, Go! (Awesome Summer Science Experiments)

Week 10 of our Summer of STEM features science and engineering activities that roll, hover, fly, and more!


Awesome Summer Science Experiments

Bookmark for easy access to our 10-week Awesome Summer Science Experiments series.


13 Paper STEM Activities!

12 engaging STEM learning activities that use paper!


Deep Dive into STEM—Do a Summer Science Project!

Choose a project of interest or explore a cutting-edge area of science this summer.


Popsicle Stick STEM Projects

STEM projects and activities that use wooden craft or popsicle sticks


10 STEM Activities with Cardboard Tubes

10 free STEM activities you can do with empty cardboard tubes from toilet paper or paper towel tubes.


Paper Circuits Science Projects

Teach circuits with paper and copper tape.


19 Science Activities for Mother's Day

Try one of these simple science activities with kids to make a special treat or gift for Mom for Mother's Day.


Inspiring AAPI Scientists and Engineers - Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian American Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month in science class! Learn more about individuals in science history and explore related science and engineering projects and STEM careers.


Arduino Science Projects and Physical Computing

Use Arduino to combine circuits and programming for a range of cutting-edge physical computing science projects.


15+ Plant Science Activities and Lessons / Teach Plant Biology

15+ free lesson plans and activities to teach students about plant science!


Star Wars STEM Activities for May the 4th Be With You Science

20+ STEM activities to celebrate May the 4th Be With You (Star Wars Day)


Free science fair projects.