Rube Goldberg Machine

The Automatic Water Cup filler 5000    When you  drop a small ball down an incline plane (A), the ball swoops up from a ramp onto a platform (B) and falls into a plastic cup with a hole at the bottom (C), shooting down pushing a pendulum (D) to move forward, knocking down 8 dominos (E). The eighth domino lands […]

DNA Model

  Today we made DNA structures out of liquorish and marshmallows. I created a model that used the sequence TAC GTA TGA AAC. Each of the letters stands for a chemical base of  either Adenine, Thymine, Cytosine or Guanine. The sequence is created out of the molecule components, each acting as coded instructions to create a […]