1100 BOTANY APPLICATIONS

Kimchi on Soil Fertilization

By: Minh P.Year: 2022School: Westminster HighGrade: 11Science Teacher: Huy Pham Is kimchi a viable fertilizer for growing plants on mars? When humans begin colonizing Mars in the far future, we will need to be self-sustainable and grow our own food. Because it would be expensive to constantly bring fertilizer from Earth to Mars, it’s important

Preventing Eutrophication and Toxic Algal Bloom Formation with a Homemade Organic Liquid Fertilizer

By: Lakshman A.Year: 2021School: Aliso Niguel HighGrade: 11Science Teacher: Susan Roche Eutrophication is a common problem in California caused by over-fertilization of plants, in which excess fertilizer runs off into lakes and cause algal blooms. This is extremely toxic to plants and aquatic wildlife. For the experiment, Lakshman made Liquid fertilizers (Nitrogen and Phosphorus) and

Plant Stress Response to Climate Change Induced Salinity: Identifying Biomarkers by Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry

By: Matthew C.Year: 2021School: South Lake MiddleGrade: 8Science Teacher: Jamie Sodorff Climate change is one of the most pressing issues of the century. As temperatures increase and our oceans acidify, we must be vigilant in shifting our world to renewable energy sources or be prepared to address global issues such as food insecurity and agricultural

Harmful Radiation?

By: Hannah Ch. & Nethra R.Year: 2020School: Woodsboro Elementary School, 6th gradeDivision: Junior In today’s world in which almost everybody owns and carries a cell phone, we thought it would be interesting to find out what effects cell phone radiations can have on living organisms. We have been told numerous times that radiation from phones