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Today's Tip: 
September 30, 2014
Home Science Lab

Get your kids excited about science by setting them up with some simple supplies. Consider buying a real microscope – not a toy one. Go online to purchase a bacteria farm kit or create your own Petri dishes and gelatin to grow cultures for fun. Your kids will enjoy watching things grow right before their very eyes.

 
 

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