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Student Science for DNA Day

Help students better understand DNA with hands-on student STEM projects from Science Buddies!

Photo collage of ten projects based around DNA, genetics and genomics

Explore DNA, Genetics and Genomics with K-12 STEM Projects: Hands-on STEM with Science Buddies. www.sciencebuddies.org

National DNA Day is an annual celebration that marks the completion of the Human Genome Project in April 2003 and the discovery of the double helix of DNA in 1953.

At all student levels, there are ways for students to learn more about DNA and related science through hands-on experimentation.

Genetics, Genomics, and DNA Projects for Students

Students interested in doing science projects and STEM activities related to genetics, genomics, or DNA may want to try exciting projects and explorations like these:

Students ready for more advanced research projects related to genetics and genomics may enjoy the following:

A Career in STEM

To learn more about careers related to genetics and genomics, see the following science career profiles:

Further Reading

For additional reading related to genetics, genomics, and DNA, see the following posts on the Science Buddies Blog:

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