All experiments performed by campers with the guidance of instructors… and more to come!

  • 3D modeling and printing
  • 50 gallon can crunch
  • Air cannons
  • Airplanes
  • Annodizing metals
  • Arduino software programming
  • Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Bismuth crystals
  • Bed of Nails
  • Blood type analysis of synthetic blood
  • Bonding in thermoplastics
  • Bubble chemistry
  • Bubbles and platonic solids
  • Calorimetry
  • Capacitors
  • Cartesian Divers
  • Casting chocolate
  • Casting metal
  • Catapults
  • Charpy testing
  • Circuits - making band-pass, low-pass, and high-pass filters
  • Cloud chamber
  • Clock Reactions
  • Cold rolling
  • Color - additive and subtractive (RGB vs. CMYK)
  • Color - food color maze with hydrophobicity
  • Complex shapes
  • Compressed air turbine
  • Convert A/C to DC and back
  • Copper plating
  • Crystals growth
  • Curing resin
  • Density Columns
  • Diffraction of light with lenses
  • Egg Drop - gravity, acceleration, and mass of moving objects
  • Electromagnet building
  • Energy density
  • Energy harvester
  • Energy in different forms (fuel comparison, bond types, nuclear)
  • Exothermic/endothermic Reactions
  • Fin design
  • Fingerprinting
  • Flame sensor
  • Fluorescence and light
  • Fruit Batteries
  • Gearing with bicycle tires
  • Geometric shapes
  • Geothermal power plant model
  • Glass blowing
  • Glass from frit
  • Graphite resistivity
  • Gravitational effects on cars
  • Growing bacteria
  • Hardness testing
  • Hollow shapes
  • Hydrogen balloon
  • Ideal Gas Law, dynamic volume change with specialty gases
  • Lasers and sensors
  • Law of Falling Bodies
  • LCD display
  • Legoman casting (BiSn)
  • Liquid Nitrogen Breaking Stuff
  • Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream
  • Little catapults
  • Load Cell force measured by punching
  • Lungs - air pressure and biotechnology
  • Magnet rail gun
  • Magnets - how do they work?
  • Magnetism - shake flash lights and induction coils
  • Magnifying glasses and fresnal lenses
  • Making glow sticks
  • Making lightbulb
  • Making Ooblik
  • Maxwell Models using springs and dashpots
  • Measurement scales using standard and metric units
  • Mechanical advantage - lifting heavy objects
  • Melting polymer and viscosity change
  • Methane/Helium bubbles
  • Microscope building
  • Microscopy - optical
  • Microscopy - Scanning Electron Microscope
  • Microwaving CDs and marshmallows
  • Nitinol memory wire shaping
  • Non-newtonian fluids - ooblick trough
  • Non-newtonian fluids - ooblick with sound
  • Penny Boats
  • Pendulum Waves
  • Piezoelectric LED circuit
  • Plasma tubes
  • Platonic solids
  • Polymer structure
  • Potato cannon
  • Programming
  • Reactive metals (earth metals)
  • Rijke tubes
  • Rocketry
  • Ruben’s tube
  • Sensors
  • Silly putty
  • Simple motors - building
  • Simple shapes
  • Solar cells
  • Sputter coating
  • Steamboat
  • Steel wool oxidation
  • Sundials
  • Superconducting disk from raw materials
  • Surface tension with drops of liquids on pennys
  • Surface tension with soap bubble boat races and other fluids
  • Tensile testing
  • Thermite reactions
  • Van der Graaf generators
  • Wind tunnel
  • Wind turbine