Make a protein bracelet

Pacific Science Center offers a simple and fun introduction to proteins with the “Make a protein bracelet” activity.

Pacific Science Center :: Life Sciences Research Weekend 2010 :: Photo by Mohini Patel Glanz

As one very young visitor began making her bracelet, the PSC staffer asked “Do you know what proteins do?” and to a negative shake of the head, continued “They are really good! They help your cells!”

Pacific Science Center :: Life Sciences Research Weekend 2010 :: Photo by Mohini Patel Glanz

Simple activities can go a long way toward connecting with all ages at Life Sciences Research Weekend.

By Brian Glanz for NWABR. Please reuse and remix! We share with a Creative Commons Attribution License.

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