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Dressed up in his white lab coat and blue gloves, Nathan Slotnik makes the most of his SciTech Scholarship as he holds a micropipette in the laboratory, ready to contribute to finding a cure for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

SciTech Technion international program fosters new experiences

By Hannah Zozobrado, Arts Editor November 28, 2019

William Shakespeare had once said “the world is your oyster,” but in a world of billions of people, it may be hard to stand out against the abundance of competition. However, for some people, standing...

Mol Gen Delivers Real World Science

By Eugenia Cardinale, Editor-in-Chief February 28, 2017

In December, The Observer published an article about how MCPS was considering a change in the science curriculum that would possibly cause cancellations of certain classes, including Molecular Genetics....

Bill Nye sports his trademark bowtie.

Bill Nye to Debut on Netflix

By Matthew Sun, Fact Checker September 29, 2016

Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill Nye the Science Guy! Bill Nye has finally returned to the small screen once again. Bill Nye the “Science Guy” will star in a new Netflix original show, “Bill Nye Saves...

Students win science awards

Sophomore Stephen Lee, juniors Raymond Li, Christopher Hazard ,and Russell McQueeney and senior Sharon Ong won awards at the 2011 Montgomery County Science Fair held March 18-20 at the University of Maryland,...

Senior Intel semi-finalist

By Dana Youngentob Public Relations March 1, 2011

Congratulations to senior Sharon Ong for being named an Intel semi-finalist in the Science and Talent Search. Ong was one of 300 semi-finalists selected from 1,744 total applicants. Ong spent this past...

Juniors win video award

By Jenna Cantor Observations Editor October 28, 2010

Congratulations to juniors Emily Forster and Sherry Chen who are the People’s Choice Award winner in the International Foundation video concert. Forster and Chen made a video for the USA Science & Engineering...

Science awards

By Bobby Hirsch May 29, 2009

Congratulations to Michael and Will Kovacs for winning awards in The American Society of Human Genetics DNA Essay Contest.  Michael won first place with his essay on the genetic and environmental interactions...

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