7th grade students from Nevada County are at the USC Science Center in Los Angeles today for the finals in the State Science Fair. Jeff Petty’s son Jonathan is a 7th grader from Clear Creek School and explains how students get to the finals.
Jonathan’s science project looks at the temperature of solar panels.
Two other 7th graders at the competition are Sarah Shine and Catherine Snook from Union Hill School. Dan Dummett is the Nevada County Science Fair Coordinator and a science teacher at Union Hill School, and explains Sara Shines project.
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and Catherine Snook’s project looks at using goats to clear unwanted plants.
The Judging is underway today and The Nevada County students should find out how they placed later today.