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The culminating experiment during the June 18 “Myth Busting 101” tested whether students could power a calculator by connecting it to four potatoes.

Busting into science

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District 833 students were able to connect with their inner Adam Savages and Jamie Hynemans last week.

Students attended a District 833 Community Education camp June 17-20, called “Myth Busting 101,” inspired by the popular Discovery Channel television show hosted by Savage and Hyneman.


The camp functions similar to the television show in that participants performed various experiments to prove or disprove, or “bust,” various science myths, legends and “old wives’ tales.”

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Amber Kispert-Smith
Amber Kispert-Smith has been the schools and Afton reporter at the Woodbury Bulletin since 2008. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Minnesota. She previously worked as a reporter for Press Publications in White Bear Lake.
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