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    Girls entering 4th-8th grades
    Austin, Texas

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    Thank you WeatherFest Volunteers!

    Girlstart, the Bullock Museum, and Spectrum News hosted their annual WeatherFest on February 4th in Austin, TX. Close to 1500 people attended and participated in Girlstart’s hands-on activities and demos, including: kites, spectroscopes, instant snow, cloud viewing binoculars, wind bag wonders, and more. A big thank you to all the volunteers who came out and …
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    After School Spring 2018: Week 5

    During Week 5 of Girlstart’s After School Program, our young environmental engineers used their problem-solving and critical thinking skills to create water filters! First, they created polluted water to show how human activity can negatively impact the environment. Then, they created, tested, and revised their water filter designs to improve the filter’s effectiveness.
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    Hands-On Wednesday: Lava Cup

    Do you know what happens when you mix oil and water? The oil floats on top of the water because it is less dense. Now add some salt and VOILA! You get your very own lava cup! Because salt is heavier than oil, it sinks into the water pulling the oil with it, and when …
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