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Media Contact:

Shell Amega or Paula Wagner
Media Contact: (213) 744-7446
Cell phone: (805) 490-0239

   
May 24, 2004
900 Students Convene for Annual Contest at the California State Science Fair Hosted by the California Science Center
 
What: A photo/interview opportunity with over 900 middle and senior high school students from schools throughout the state on-hand to present their science projects for category recognition, as well as nearly $40,000 in cash awards. Projects entered at the state level have qualified by winning in a county or regional fair.
     
When:   Tuesday, May 25, 2004
8:30 a.m. to 12 noon – as student projects are being judged
     
Where:   California Science Center 700 State Drive in Exposition Park
     
Visuals:  

Student science fair projects in 19 categories ranging from applied mechanics to zoology. Students will staff their projects and be available for interviews. Table-top displays include live demonstrations and research project results. Some of the topic projects include:

  • Men or Women: Who remembers Better?
  • Does Cell Phone Usage Cook Your Brain?
  • Battle of the Brands: National Brand vs. Store Brand
  • How to Eliminate the Energy Crisis in California
  • Are Dogs Right or Left Pawed?
     
Contact:   Shell Amega or Paula Wagner at (213) 744-7446 or cell phone (805) 490-0239.
     
Note:   Winners will be announced during the Awards Ceremony May 25 at 5 p.m. in the Sports Arena. Information on Science Fair winners will be available via the Internet at www.casciencectr.org/CSSF after 10 p.m. May 25, or by phoning the Communications Department at 213.744-7446 beginning May 26.
 
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