June 2014: Holiday Special – The Science we Eat!

My young friends

About 30 percent of all the food produced on the Earth is never eaten. Though the world produces enough to feed all its human inhabitants, the problem is with distribution – the food doesn’t always get to the people who need it.

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Smartenstein March 2014

As March and April 2014 were exam months, the deadline for all the contests that appeared in those issues has been extended till 15 May, 2014. So, utilize your summer holidays to the maximum extent and take part in them all. May you win many prizes!

All participants please note that you have to send in your entries with the right subject line, your picture, age, school, accurate address along with pin code, and phone number. Entries without these details often get lost in the mountainful of emails we receive. Don’t risk it!

Brainwave Magazine March 2014 Contest Winners

As March and April 2014 were exam months, the deadline for all the contests that appeared in those issues has been extended till 15 May, 2014. So, utilize your summer holidays to the maximum extent and take part in them all. May you win many prizes!

All participants please note that you have to send in your entries with the right subject line, your picture, age, school, accurate address along with pin code, and phone number. Entries without these details often get lost in the mountainful of emails we receive. Don’t risk it!

The Golden Belt

My name is Wrelly. I have to cross a hill to get to school. One day, when I was walking to school, I saw an old man walking down the hill, in the opposite direction.

As he crossed me, he turned back and handed me a gold coated belt. Before I could react, he pressed a button on the watch and dense smoke came out of it. And by the time the smoke cleared, he disappeared!

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Tongue Freeze

After finishing three bowls of ice cream, Jeremy started feeling a weird sensation in his tongue!

It was one of the hottest days of the summer. Jeremy and his friends finished their evening game of football. Thirsty and drenched in sweat, they decided to raid the ice cream parlor.

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Truth Behind Energy Drinks

© Centre for Science and Environment

Energy drinks seem to be a great option for people who are feeling low and weak. But, hey! Are they really?

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The Enchanting Glow

Samina was in her room, reading a book. She was two weeks into her summer vacation and she missed school already. She missed her classroom that overlooked the vast playground and she missed her friends. More than anything else, she missed her science class. She just loved science!

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May 2014: Holiday Special – Science is Around Us

It’s summer again – holidays and mangoes, loads! Hope that all of you did well in your final examinations. If not, do not worry. What matters is that you have given them your best shot. Don’t also worry if you haven’t done even that. Use this holiday season to rejuvenate yourself, regain confidence and start afresh with renewed vigor.

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It’s Study Time

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Studying the Social Way

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