Farming for FuelPosted: November 8, 2010
If you have not yet scheduled your outreach programming (or even if you have!), please consider our newest program, Farming for Fuel. In this hands-on, center-based program, students conduct experiments to understand the carbon cycle as well as how biofuels made from non-food plants are appropriate for transportation. Students then use these inquiry-based activities to understand the balance of energy on our planet and ways to improve and maintain that balance through the use and production of biofuels.
Farming for Fuel is also being offered at the National Science Center’s Fort Discovery in Augusta, Georgia. WRDW-TV in Augusta did the following feature on the program last month on their morning news program: