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MIT's Friday After Thanksgiving Chain Reaction

Engineer part of a giant chain reaction!
Build a section of a machine using creative tools and materials.
location pin Massachusetts

Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count

Help researchers take census of winter Monarch butterflies.
Count monarchs at overwintering sites around Thanksgiving.
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Mushroom Observer

Expand scientific exploration of mushrooms
Record observations about mushrooms
location pin Anywhere

Genetics of Taste Lab

Determine if our mouth microbes affect sweet taste.
Enroll participants, prepare DNA and analyze taste genes.
location pin Colorado


Help scientists measure influenza trends in the UK.
Report weekly about any flu-like symptoms you have experienced.
location pin Online

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