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Look around to learn more about energy and energy careers, and don't miss the games, contests, and links to cool energy websites. Get Into Energy and Get Pumped!

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Learn More about Energy

Play PowerUp today and save Planet Helios by joining other players in developing new technologies to reduce emissions in extreme conditions:
http://www.powerupthegame.org/

Have fun while you learn about electricity and safety at Louie's Space, by American Electric Power:
http://aep.electricuniverse.com/eu_louie.php?sec=1&mc=0&sc=0&pn=louie_home.html

Southern Company's Learning Power:
http://www.southerncompany.com/learningpower

Kids Saving Energy: Fun activities to learn about energy efficiency and renewable energy:
http://www1.eere.energy.gov/kids/index.html

Energy Hog will help you learn about the importance of energy efficiency:
http://www.energyhog.org/

Energy Wikipedia will guide you through the history of energy, to forms of energy and energy conservation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Energy


Cool Energy Websites

Ask a Scientist! Find answers to more than 20,000 questions that are not commonly found in libraries, reference books, or text book:
http://www.newton.dep.anl.gov/aas.htm

Chem4kids: Struggling with chemistry? Visit this fun web site to answer all of your chemistry questions:
http://www.chem4kids.com/

Kinetic City: a collection of science experiments, games, activities and challenges:
http://www.kineticcity.com/

How Stuff Works include hundreds of pictures and articles which explain almost anything you want to know about energy:
http://www.howstuffworks.com/

FIRST Robotics Competition is a unique varsity sport of the mind designed for you discover how interesting and rewarding engineering and research can be:
http://www.usfirst.org/

National Science Bowl: The U.S. Department of Energy's National Science Bowl is a nationwide competition that tests your knowledge in all areas of science. Do you like game shows? At the Bowl high school and middle school students are quizzed in a fast paced question-and-answer format similar to Jeopardy.
High School Students:
http://science.energy.gov/nsb/

Exploravision: Create and explore a vision of future technology by combining your imagination with the tools of science. All inventions and innovations result from creative thinking and problem solving:
http://www.exploravision.org/

Igniting Creative Energy: Use your creativity on how to save energy and you can win a trip for you and a family member:
http://www.ignitingcreativeenergy.org/students.html

Science Projects

Get tips and ideas for your next science project! There are lots of great energy-related science projects to choose from.

informED - You and Your Science Fair Project:
http://newsroom.opencolleges.edu.au/teacher-resources/science-fair-projects/

Homework Spot:
http://www.homeworkspot.com/sciencefair/

All Science Fair Projects:
http://www.all-science-fair-projects.com/

Super Science Fair Projects Ideas, Topics & Experiments:
http://www.super-science-fair-projects.com/


Games

Chevron's Energyville: Put your mind to work to figure out how to power a city of 5.9 million people:
http://www.willyoujoinus.com/energyville/

Energy Matters simulates the energy crisis situation that scientists predict will occur sometime in the 21st century. As man continues to deplete the world's natural reserves, alternatives to harnessing energy must be discovered:
http://library.thinkquest.org/20331/game/

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