30-Minute Outdoor Science Projects
Keep the Outdoor Fun Going with Even More Science Projects for Outside
Did you enjoy the activities in the 30-Minute Outdoor Science Projects book? Are you looking for more fun science to do outside? No problem! Give these science projects a try:
Carnival games always look easy but end up being hard to win. Why? Make your own and find out!
Build a solar updraft tower and explore how the power of the sun can be used to make spinning energy.
Discover the secrets behind fireworks in this colorful chemistry project. Which chemicals create which colors?
Create your own sun prints out of special paper and sunlight. How do different light filters effect the prints?
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Love Being Outside? Find Out About Scientists and Engineers Who Work Outdoors
Not all science and engineering jobs are done at a desk or in a lab. Plenty of scientists and engineers spend a large chunk of time working outside. Check out these examples:
Marine biologists can spend weeks at a time at sea on research vessels observing animals and collecting samples.
Geoscientists spend time outdoors gathering samples and data about the Earth then analyzing them in the lab.
Agricultural technicians are often outside inspecting plants and researching how well new farming methods are working.
Landscape architects combine their time outside with sketching and planting as they create beautiful outdoor spaces.
Explore even more jobs on our Science and Engineering Careers pages.
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