FOR KIDS: Pathways to research: Pursuing a passion
Young scientists get creative with their after-school work
Web edition: November 10, 2012
Laurie Rumker prepares the solutions she will use to grow her bacteria.
Credit: Laurie Rumker
While hanging out with friends, Michelle Hackman noticed that many of them texted each other instead of just chatting amongst themselves. That made her curious: Might cell phones be affecting our social interactions — and maybe even our brains?
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