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Crystallisation – a global experiment

Main Project Information
Presented By Royal Society of Chemistry
Goal To grow and compare crystal size - what are the best conditions?
Task To grow crystals of widely available materials
Where Global, anywhere on the planet
Description

Collaborate with thousands of students from around the world by taking part in this experiment.
Follow the instructions to grow your own crystals. By taking part we want you to help us answer the question: What are the best conditions for growing the biggest crystals?

How to Join
Website http://www.rsc.org/learn-chemistry/collections/experimentation/collaborative-chemistry/global-experiment-2014
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Ideal Age Group Elementary school (6 - 10 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families
Ideal Frequency Just once
Average Time Less than an hour
Spend the Time indoors
Type of Activity At school, At home
Training Materials http://www.rsc.org/learn-chemistry/collections/experimentation/collaborative-chemistry/global-experiment-2014
Class Materials http://www.rsc.org/learn-chemistry/resource/res00001379/global-experiment-instructions-2014
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Project Updated 04/10/2017