Month: May 2016

Making And Testing The Rocket

This week in STABLab Johnny and I built the first version of our final rocket. When we first tested the prototype we only had 6 grams of gunpowder in the rocket, and this amount of explosive material created a very…

Writing a Policy Brief

This week in STABLab one of the many projects was to write a policy brief from the position of a specific country, in preparation for a mock United Nations nuclear summit. My partner, Johnny, and I were assigned Israel as…

Gunpowder!

This week in STABLab Johnny and I made gunpowder. Don’t worry this wasn’t just for fun, it was for science (trust me). Our current project on the chemistry side of STABLab is to build a car that is powered by…