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Creating crystals is one of my favorite science experiments! I used to make borax crystal Christmas ornaments when I was a kid too, so this may be one of my longest standing science experiments! Borax makes the best crystals! They are large and form quickly overnight, so its great if your kids (or you!) are...

You've seen the the Goldie Blox commercial of three engineering girls building a contraption throughout their house, right? If not, definitely watch it. Goldie Blox isn't the only STEM toy focused on encouraging girls to explore science, technology, engineering, and math. There is a big uptick in engineering-focused toys to appeal to girls. While your young ladies are...

Springtime is here! Whether you're looking for great STEM activities for Earth Day or simply want spring themed science experiments, here's our weekly dose of STEM activity inspiration! 1. Golden Slime for St. Patricks Day How pretty is this slime?! I love the fun and ease of creating a great slime. This activity is perfect this spring on St. Patrick's day. I know that I'd love...

STEM vs. STEAM STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. STEAM stands for science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics. STEM is still the more prevalent acronym in education, with focuses on STEM-certified schools and STEM labs and entire categories of STEM related educational products, while the “Arts” are a recent addition. While the arts are...