Kid Science

(This column first appeared in the December 1, 1997 Buffalo News.)

    Some time ago naturalist Sharon Collman of the Center for Urban Horticulture at the University of Washington posted on the Internet some science information provided by school children, most of whom were enrolled in fifth or sixth grades. I share some of their insights with you.

Astronomy

Biology

Chemistry

Geography

Geology

Physics

Weather

    The future of science may not be in competent hands but it will surely be developed by creative minds.