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2012 Science Fair Abstract Book

Posted on Monday, May 21, 2012 by for Science Fair.

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The 2012 Midwood High School Science Fair is less than a month away

Posted on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 by for Juniors, Science Fair, Seniors, Sophomores.

Mark your calendarsThursday, May 24, 2012, 3:00–6:00 PM

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  • Sophomores
    • Bring something to eat or drink.
    • Participate as contestants.
    • Feast.
  • Juniors and Seniors
    • Bring something to eat or drink.
    • Help set up.
    • Participate as judges.
    • Feast.
    • Help clean up.
  • Alumni and Teachers
    • Participate as judges.
    • Feast.

2011 Midwood Science Fair

Posted on Monday, June 6, 2011 by for Awards, Science Fair.

And the winners are …



  1. Aisha Ashfaq
    Polyethylene or Polyvinyl Chloride
  1. Jason Vayner & Ron Baazov
    Neutralizing Stomach Acidity: The Natural Way
  1. Syeda Rassol
    Which acne medication is the most effective on bacteria?
  2. Ryan Fraser
    Inhibition of Tiny Wildlife
  1. Danielle Cano-Garraway & Ramsha Farooq
    Ready, Set, DRINK!
  2. Anna Guo & Evelyn Veliz
    Slimy Likes It!
  3. Olivia Kyi & Verna Zhao
    Puzzles for You!
  1. Jenny Ng
    Will hearing or reading help you memorize better and faster?
  2. Leo Liao
    The Rate of Enzyme Activity
  3. Pamela Liu
    The Stroop Effect: Female vs. Male
  1. Cindy Lee & Stella Chen
    Kimchi Chemistry
  2. Kayla Gittens & Karina Mitrova
    Carbs make you gain, but will they help relieve pain?
  3. Lily Mei & Rabije Cekovic
    Wash your dishes, clean your planet
  1. Emily Yip
    Shield Yourself from Ultraviolet Rays
  2. Kate Wong
    Bacteria vs. Disinfecting Wipes
  3. Crystal Soo
    A Plant’s Favorite Food
  4. Ramin Ikhiilov
    Truth to the Labels
  5. Denise Roa Peña
    Can Coke Vanish Meat?
  6. Justin White
    CSI: Midwood
  7. Sarah Khoja
    Eggciting Eggsperiment
  1. Onycha Banton & Asia Wynn
    Defenseless Bacteria
  2. Brian Volfovskiy & Faina Ablyazova
    Saturated Fat in Oils Tested by Tincture of Iodine
  3. Alex Kurtov & Or Mossaiov
    Color the ice away!

2011 Science Fair Abstract Book

Posted on Monday, May 23, 2011 by for Science Fair.

Abstract Book Cover

2010 Midwood Science Fair

Posted on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 by for Awards, Science Fair.

And the winners are …



  1. Choi Chao
    Hydrogen, the Combustible Fuel
  1. Amanda Ye & Jacinda Zhou
    There’s No Need to Fear, Garlic is Here!
  2. Joyce Lui & Emilee Yang
    I scream, SUN SCREEN!
  1. Joan Li
    Oh Snap!
  2. Natalya Romanyak
    You Don’t See Me But I Cu
  1. Mert Kemal Keceli & Charli Frankel
    The Secret Is in the Beads
  2. Amy Chen & Sandy Tam
    A Convo to Die For!
  1. Rebecca Khaimova
    Intensifying the Hair Without it Dye-ing
  2. Mitchell Buslovich
    Which Lettuce is the Safer Choice: Organic or Conventional?
  3. Matthew Chin
    Testing the Effectiveness of Different Concentrations of Listerine
  1. Karen Hui Wang & Nicole Almaraz
    Experimenting With Water Wheel Paddle Angles to Generate Energy
  2. Vivian Ng & Albert Murzakhanov
    The Phenomenon of Genetically Modified Organisms
  3. Maggie Lei & Candy Nguyen
    Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice
  1. Dong Hong Liang
    Salty Ice
  2. Brandon Abrams
    Do Free Radicals Affect Cell Division and Survival?
  3. Mohamed Adnan
    Eco Bully
  4. Emanuel Bazov
    The Ultimate Stealth Aircraft Revolution!!
  5. Tammy Jiang
    Never Thought I’d See the Light
  6. Meral Kerim
    Up, Up and Away!
  7. Andrew Dabydeen
    The Evaporation Rates of Alcohols with Different Amounts of Carbon
  8. Andy Zhang
    Caffeinated Plants: Get High or Die?
  1. Irene He & Pinar Nur Kanay
    Heartbeat, Heartbreak…
  2. Faryal Razzaq & Sadia Nusrat
    Ready, Set, Apply: Take Action Against Dandruff
  3. Aneisha Goffin & Chelsea Gill
    The Effect of Temperature on the pH of Juice
  4. Jiayi Li & Xiao Kuang
    Meating Bacteria
  5. Vilanya Arriaga & Stephanie Chen
    99.9% Germs Killed!

2010 Science Fair Abstract Book

Posted on Tuesday, May 25, 2010 by for Science Fair.

Abstract Book Cover

2009 Midwood Science Fair

Posted on Monday, June 1, 2009 by for Awards, Science Fair.

142 sophomores competed in the Midwood High School Science Fair on Thursday the 28th of May, 2009. They were judged by upperclassmen and alumni. This year was unique with over 40 students from robotics classes joining in the competition.


  1. Viktoriya Halkina
    The Secret Code!


  1. Nicole Ng & Alice Lu
    The Annihilation of the Flaming Pimples.
  1. Amy Guan
    Don’t Break!
  2. Olivia Berman
    Build a Wind Turbine!
  1. Rashed Siddique, Raza Alyas, Fuad Hamid
    Hybrid Slfdr-01.
  2. Alex Kostka & Afaque Naveed
    The Effect of Six Hand Sanitizers on Staphylococcus Epidermis.
  1. Steven Mirochnik
    Which Families of Plants Have the Greatest Propagative Abilities?
  2. Andy Feng
    The Effect of Magnets on Magnetic Recording Media.
  3. Linda Kaplun
    The Tangled Webs They Weave: A Study of the Strength of Spider Webs.
  1. Sasha Haracksingh & Rebecca Leger
    Indulge Yourself in Soap.
  2. Nathaly Ramirez & Ardiana Nikci
    I Can See Clearly Now!
  3. Albert Mei & Georgia Mavrogeorgis
    Auditory Memory of Males and Females.

2008 Midwood Science Fair

Posted on Tuesday, June 3, 2008 by for Awards, Science Fair.

Over 90 sophomores competed in the Midwood High School Science Fair on Thursday the 29th of May, 2008. They were judged by seniors and juniors who work part-time in university laboratories across New York City. The top 12 project received awards.


  1. Laura Chen
    The Effect of Caffeine and Depressants on the Heart Rate of Daphnia.


  1. Nick Macaluso & Jacqueline Handy
    The Effect of Magnetic Fields on the Readability of VHS Cassettes.
  1. Amanda Chan
    The Effect of Methanol on the Heart Rate of Daphnia.
  2. Sheryl Owen
    Indoor Electricity with Wind Generators.
  1. Andrew Morel & Weiqi Liu
    How Does Hand-Eye Coordination Compare Between Gamers and Non-gamers?
  2. Grace Chan & Nitar Chen
    The Effect of Rice Water on Plants.
  1. Ying Louie
    The Effect of Detergent Levels on the Surface Tension of Water.
  2. Kevin Zarbailov
    What’s the Best Way to Memorize?
  3. Tasha James
    Radiated Beanie Babies.
  1. Aaron Smith & Traci Kent
    Is Visual or Audio Information Better Retained by Students?
  2. Oleksandra Sobolyewa & Aleksandra Vinnichenko
    Bacteria in Your Kitchen.
  3. Inna Gurevich & Gabrielle Fridman
    Effect of pH on the Function of Bromelain.
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