The Young Scientist Blog

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Recent Posts

Tip Tuesday: Need Some Finish-Line Motivation?

"The 3M Young Scientist Challenge was a mesmerizing and thrilling experience..."       - Samyak (2019 Finalist)  We are approaching one week left to submit your entry for th

Tip Tuesday: Celebrate Science- Happy Pi Day!

Happy Pi Day!  Discoveries are Worth Celebrating. Every March 14th, we celebrate the discovery of Pi: an infinite decimal and mathematic constant that has been calculated to over one trillion d

Tip Tuesday: Creating Your Video!

Ready to Share Your Big Idea? It’s the content that counts. Once you’re ready to share your big idea for the 3M Young Scientist Challenge, the filming will be a piece of cake.

Tip Tuesday: Tips on How to Juggle School & YSC!

Organization pays off!  Since there are still a couple months to go until the 3M Young Scientist Challenge’s  April 21st deadline, get organized so you can make the most of the time you hav