You probably remember taking Chemistry in high school. The best parts are always the labs. This week, Miss McWilliams led the class in a lab which included observing a variety of chemical reactions. Some went exactly as expected. A few didn't. Enjoy the pictures! [...]
This weekend, five students are attending Andrews University's annual SciFEST, a STEM weekend offering high school students a unique college experience on the university's main campus in Berrien Springs, Michigan. Students have been exploring the seven STEM departments at Andrews University: Agriculture, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics. Students also participate in [...]
I had a chance to pop into the Chemistry class last week during a lab. The students heated magnesium and allowed it to react with oxygen to produce an oxide. Anyone remember what happens to magnesium when this takes place?