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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...

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...

Many of the best science kits for kids have stood the test of time. These brought back memories of my own childhood days of Ant Farms and rock tumbling. These science kits help develop science skills and curiosity. And kids never realize the toy would be categorized as "educational". While there are so many great science experiment kits, I wanted to show...

You may already be aware about drones, and even have one yourself! But what are the best drones for kids? Drones get expensive, they can break. At first glance they drones may not seem very STEM-related. But the applications with drones in modern careers is fascinating. Farmers monitor crops and environmentalists monitor waterways via drones. Land surveys and more are...