• Starry Nights

    First Thursday of the Month
    5:30-7:00pm, Girlstart STEM Center
    Austin, Texas

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    After School Fall 2017: Week 8

    This week, our girls explored the careers of geologists and environmental engineers as they studied geological processes that contribute to slow changes in the Earth’s surface. After a mini-lesson on weathering, erosion, and deposition, the girls put their skills to the test! They used Mini Wheats and mason jars to simulate the effect of various …
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    Hands-On Wednesday: Film Canister Rocket

    3, 2, 1… Blast off! Create your very own rocket in this dynamite experiment. Make sure to wear your safety goggles and have adult supervision and have an explosive time!
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    Hands-On Wednesday: Blooming Flower

    Create a flower that doesn’t need sunlight to bloom in this activity! Explore how capillary action can cause these petals to behave mysteriously and learn another unique property of water.
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