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6th - 8th Science Center Visit:
(1 3/4 hrs) $12 per student
Max: 25 students
Only available at the
Long Island Science Center
Enter the world of DNA Scientists, Bioengineering and Cell Biology. In a lab setting students will learn how to penetrate a cell membrane and extract DNA from various fruits using centrifuge tubes and a water bath. Once the DNA is extracted, students view their samples through a microscope. A brief introduction into plant cell structure including discussion of chromosomes, organelles and nuclear material precedes the lab. A unique and challenging experience.