The St. Joseph County 4-H Aerospace Club competed in the final round of a nationwide rocket challenge. The video shows how the contest tested club members' skills at building and launching a model rocket that carried a delicate cargo of raw eggs.
Purdue Extension programs strengthen and build Indiana's human capital. These benefits can't always be measured in dollars and cents, and yet, their value to the citizens of communities all across Indiana is real.
School science fairs often put students and parents on the hunt for project ideas. Of course, the point of these projects is for students, not parents, to learn how to plan and implement science! But, naturally, parents want to help their kids succeed. There are limitless resources available these days, especially with the help of the Internet.
A Purdue Extension program called Teens Teaching Youth AgriScience/Biotechnology gives high schools and elementary school students to learn more about science from one another.