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Junior - Physical Science Honourable Mentions

  Honourable Mention
    (1105) Une meilleur alternative de la sel de route
        Student: Ella Evoy
        School: Villanova Junior High

    (1113) Piezoelectricity
        Student: Sam LeDrew
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (1101) Wise Words From the Past: Does a Red Sky Help You Predict the Weather?
        Student: Ian Walsh
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (1123) Septic Solutions
        Students: Richard Parsons , Austin White
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (1111) Peut je construit un aspirateur avec les objet de ma maison
        Student: Lauren Palmer
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (1114) Comment les differents substances affect comment les oeufs bouilli
        Students: Max Brown , Sam Sheppard
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (1118) Comment les different types du sel de different concentrations affect la point du congelation du l'eau
        Student: Sam Combden
        School: Holy Trinity High School

    (1109) Using simple machines to convert rainwater to electricity for household use.
        Student: Bridget Murphy Down
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1102) Em"power"ment at Any Age
        Student: Alicia Mason-Quinton
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1133) Faraday's Law of Induction The Science Behind Guitars
        Student: Zackary Andrews
        School: Amalgamated Academy

Intermediate - Physical Science Honourable Mentions

  Honourable Mention
    (2129) Do people who play video games do better in different school subjects than those who don't play video games?
        Student: Cameron Kinsella
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2108) 2 Stroke Engine
        Students: Jordan Brake , Jan Knitter
        School: Waterford Valley High School

    (2117) The evolution of the bulb: a better, brighter energy saver
        Student: Timothy Vey
        School: Waterford Valley High School

    (2130) Empty Subscribers: YouTube's Vanished Viewers
        Student: Evan Murphy
        School: Waterford Valley High School

    (2111) Supercooling Liquids - Flash Freezing
        Students: Ryan Power , Isaac Corbett
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (2114) On Oil & Sea Ice
        Student: Evan Youden
        School: Holy Heart

    (2101) Preservation with Spices
        Students: Isaiah Santos , Kyle Frizzle
        School: Holy Trinity High School

    (2103) Les Algorithmes
        Students: Mahiba Khan , Hailey Robichaud
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

    (2105) Electric Energy Drinks
        Students: Thea Duffie , Emily Bennett
        School: Holy Heart

    (2106) Commercial insulation vs homemade insulation
        Students: Logan Paul , Brady Harnett
        School: Holy Trinity High School

    (2109) oil spills
        Student: Regan Pye
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (2118) The science of Athletic Tape
        Student: Kathleen Murphy
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (2110) Quel agent nettoie un ecran d'un telephone le meilleur?
        Students: Ally Brothers , Megan Mcloughlin
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2126) Radiateur avec des pots de fleur
        Student: Dawson O'Toole-Didham
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2131) Tesla Coils And Transformers - Induction
        Student: Matthew Bishop
        School: Franks Roberts Junior High

Junior - Life Sciences Honourable Mentions

  Honourable Mention
    (1211) L'affect d'acide dans une calcium
        Students: McKenna Davis-Tucker , Hannah Churchill
        School: St. Matthew's

    (1203) L'INFLUENCE DES DIFFÉRENTS TYPE DE LIQUIDE SUR LA CROISSANCE D'UN PLANT
        Student: Jasper Morris
        School: Villanova Junior High

    (1212) Ready Set Grow!
        Student: Michael Burke
        School: Villanova Junior High

    (1233) temperature vs cristals
        Students: james murphy , isabella lee
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (1227) The Energy Content of Food
        Student: Diya Trivedi
        School: St. Matthew's

    (1220) Does Gender affect Nutritional Choices
        Student: Sarah Healey
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (1232) Composting- A Boost for the Environmental World
        Student: Kate Bruce
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1218) Levure au levain: quelle combinaison s'élève au sommet en premier
        Student: Emma Howell
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

    (1226) Natural Light versus Artifical Light in winter
        Student: Bilhah Haddock
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1224) Fruit DNA
        Student: Marcus Duguay
        School: St. Peter's Junior High School

    (1239) Waste Reduction Through Efficient Plant Reproduction
        Student: Thomas Byrne
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

    (1221) Is a Person's Eyewitness Testimony Reliable?
        Student: Carter Stratton
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (1236) eye color and sight
        Students: Eric Duffett , Jacob Scott
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

    (1210) The Effects of Over Watering and Under Watering Wheatgrass Seeds
        Student: Elizabeth Clarke
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

Intermediate - Life Science Honourable Mention

  Honourable Mention
    (2222) Do Anti-Stress Colouring Books Work?
        Student: Rachael Wall
        School: Holy Heart

    (2211) The Effect of Nitrogen Fixation on Plants
        Student: Lauren White
        School: Holy Heart

    (2224) What is the effect of EMF radiation on plants
        Student: Bridget Hall
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (2206) Quelle est l'effet de la radiation d'un micro-onde sur la développement des organismes différentes?
        Student: Zachary Dalton
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2209) Effectiveness of all Natural vs Alcohol based Hand Sanitizers.
        Student: Rebecca Vicars
        School: Holy Trinity High School

    (2201) L'àge et le memoire: juste 13 millisecondes - le phénomène de ton cerveaux
        Student: Madison Button
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2228) Quelle Couleur est-il?
        Student: Annika Healey
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

    (2221) Est-ce que la crème solaire nous protège vraiment?
        Student: Chase Tucker
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2235) Can gel electrophoresis be used to identify DNA?
        Students: Alexandria Nichol , Alyssa Janes
        School: Holy Heart

    (2229) Comment est-ce qu'un téléphone cellulaire affecte le temps de réaction?
        Students: Charlotte Muise , Brynn Furlong
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

    (2230) How Much Fat is in Your Food?
        Student: Malak Zidan
        School: Holy Heart

    (2213) Can Colour Help Your Grades?
        Student: Catherine Guzzwell
        School: Holy Heart

    (2225) Rubber Hand Illusion
        Student: Kathleen Burton
        School: Holy Heart

    (2232) Aquaponics
        Student: Mia Theriault
        School: Holy Heart

    (2234) Healthiest Water to Drink?
        Student: Kate King-Jesso
        School: Holy Heart

Senior - Life Sciences Honourable Mention

  Honourable Mention
    (3208) Beecline: Why Our Bees Are Dying
        Students: Abrielle Winsor , Amelia Del Rizzo
        School: Holy Heart

    (3216) Effect of High Blood Pressure and Salt on the Function of the Brain ?
        Student: Parsa Abdi
        School: Holy Heart

    (3204) The Effect of pH on the Rate of Respiration of Yeast
        Student: Michael Drover
        School: Holy Heart

    (3215) Bountiful Benefits- The Newfoundland Blueberry
        Student: Levi Moulton
        School: Holy Spirit High School

    (3205) The effect of oxidative stress on yeast growth
        Student: Heidi Dewling
        School: Holy Heart

    (3218) Short Term Oil Exposure: Mussels
        Student: Chris Peacock
        School: Holy Heart

Junior - Physical Science Bronze

  Bronze Medal
    (1115) The Effect of Vegetation on Soil Erosion
        Student: Nicholas Qiu
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1126) how stick flex affects accuracy and power
        Students: William Lynch , Cameron Christopher
        School: St. Kevin's Junior High

    (1103) Solar Solution: Heating Food with Solar Energy
        Student: Meghan Whyte
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

Intermediate - Physical Science Bronze

  Bronze Medal
    (2115) Vitamin D Dilemma
        Student: Katherine Dibbon
        School: Waterford Valley High School

    (2128) IoT Devices - Security vs. Simplicity
        Student: Amy White
        School: PWC

Junior - Physical Science Silver

  Silver Medal
    (1127) What type of lubricant makes a wheel spin the longest?
        Students: Jacob Skinner , Stephane Noseworthy
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

Intermediate - Physical Science Silver

  Silver Medal
    (2120) Fracking - Finding the truth between the cracks
        Student: Julian Edwards
        School: Waterford Valley High School

Junior - Physical Science Gold

  Gold Medal
    (1134) Rain Water Harvesting for Macdonald Drive Junior High and Elementary
        Student: Momin Anwar
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

Intermediate - Physical Science Gold

  Gold Medal
    (2113) Removal of Microbeads from Aquatic Ecosystems
        Students: Shakib Miri , Deepal Deshpande
        School: Holy Heart

    (2124) The Effects of Ocean Acidification on Mussel Shell Weight and Thickness
        Student: Emily Meade
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (2102) Modern Encryption and Password Protection Software
        Student: Benjamin Chislett
        School: Holy Heart

    (2133) Developing a Graphene-Oxide Filtration System (GOFS) and Evaluating its Effectiveness and Efficiency
        Student: Aaron Sarkar
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

Senior - Physical Science Gold

  Gold Medal
    (3101) Investigation of Knee Joint Mechanisms and the Role of Brace to Reduce Osteoarthritis
        Student: Oishi Hawlader
        School: Gonzaga High School

    (3106) Skiing Moguls versus Groomed Terrain: the Effects of Knee Angles on Quadriceps Stress
        Student: Erin Burt
        School: Holy Spirit High School

Junior - Life Science Bronze

  Bronze Medal
    (1217) A demonstration and evaluation of common oil spill remediation techniques using household items
        Students: Justina Nawaz , Isabella Campbell
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (1201) Our Plastic Oceans: How Floating Micro Plastic Garbage Impacts the World's Oceans
        Student: Gabrielle Roche
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

Intermediate - Life Science Bronze

  Bronze Medal
    (2207) Water Filtration with Activated Carbon Generated From Fly Ash
        Student: Julia Naterer
        School: Holy Heart

    (2202) The Vision of Our Youth
        Students: Lucas Borges , Benjamin Bertrand
        School: Holy Heart

Senior - Life Science Bronze

  Bronze Medal
    (3207) The Effect of pH on the Rate at which Digestive Enzymes Break Down Proteins
        Student: Isabel Ojeda
        School: Holy Heart

    (3221) Protein Powder: What Are You Really Getting?
        Students: Zoë Bell , Sophia Bertolo
        School: Holy Heart

Junior - Life Sciences Silver

  Silver Medal
    (1214) How Much Do We Waste ( wasted oil in landfill)
        Student: Evan Squires
        School: St. Peter's Junior High School

    (1228) Can You Read This?
        Student: Jack Kennedy
        School: Mobile Central High School

    (1229) La croissance des plantes: Hydroponique vs la terre
        Student: Matthew Woodrow
        School: St. Paul's Jr. High

Intermediate - Life Science Silver

  Silver Medal
    (2219) Using Pedigree Analysis to Trace Inheritance Patterns
        Student: Ethan King
        School: Waterford Valley High School

    (2215) Made to Fight: The Base for a Possible New Cancer Treatment Using LCA and Ethanol
        Student: Juliana Koen-Alonso
        School: MacDonald Drive Junior High School

    (2223) The Effects of LCD Screens on Chlorophyll Content
        Student: Sarah Dunphy
        School: Holy Heart

    (2220) L'ordre de naissance: qu'elle effet a-t-elle sur la personnalité?
        Student: Carly Clifford
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (2208) Does Astrology Accurately Predict your Personality?
        Students: Laura Au , Samantha Situ-Pham
        School: Holy Heart

    (2227) The Effect Of Shrimp Shell On The Growth Of Radish And Bean
        Students: Willow George , Amy Shortt
        School: Waterford Valley High School

Senior - Life Science Silver

  Silver Medal
    (3223) The Effectiveness of Compost on Heating Water
        Student: Hillary Oldford
        School: Holy Spirit High School

    (3212) The Impact of Various Enzymes on DNA Extraction
        Students: Jenna Hatcher , Andrea McGrath-Janes
        School: Holy Heart

Junior - Life Science Gold

  Gold Medal
    (1223) The Effect of Water pH on the Germination of Commonly Used Lawn Seeds
        Student: Leah Murphy
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1205) Microplastics, Major Problem
        Student: Jacob Templeton
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1215) The Exploration of Alternative Renewable Energy Sources
        Students: Bridget Clarke , Ben Tehrani
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1235) Antioxidants v.s. Free Radicals
        Student: Andrew Hippern
        School: Lakecrest – St. John’s Independent School

    (1225) Reduce Waste and Enhance Taste: Exploring Ways to Manage Household Food Ripening
        Student: Jasmine Rahman
        School: St. Bonaventure's College

    (1230) music and concentration
        Students: William Skehans , Jillian Kitchen
        School: St. Michael's High

Senior - Life Science Gold

  Gold Medal
    (3209) Flaxseed-Derived Lignan Secoisolariciresinol Diglucoside (SDG) Protects Human CCD-18Co (Colon) Cells from ROS mtDNA Damage
        Student: Kurtis Collins
        School: Waterford Valley High School

    (3206) The Effects of UVA Light on Contaminated Water
        Student: Gabrielle Dupont
        School: Mount Pearl Senior High

    (3210) Creating Biodegradable Plastic: A Novel Way to Recycle Shrimp Shells into Biodegradable Plastic
        Student: Noha Shehata
        School: Holy Heart

    (3219) The Benefits of Antioxidants From a Neurochemical Perspective
        Student: Emily Dawe
        School: Holy Heart

    (3217) Aquaculture Unutilized Resources: A Prospective Source for Nutraceuticals
        Student: Nisarg Dave
        School: Gonzaga High School

    (3220) Diatoms of river systems in St. John's Newfoundland: Method of extraction, identification, and application
        Student: Nash Denic
        School: Holy Heart

    (3213) The Effect of Trametinib and Uprosertib on the Expression of PD-L1 on Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cells
        Students: Megan Coles , Caitlyn Coles
        School: Holy Spirit High School

    (3214) "It's only Brain Surgery!" 3D Printing: a simulation tool to train Non-Neurosurgeons to perform Emergency Craniotomies
        Student: Nora Boone
        School: Holy Heart

    (3201) The Effect of Melatonin on Inhibiting Hydrogen Peroxide Induced Oxidative Damage to DNA
        Student: Clara Phillips
        School: Holy Heart

    (3211) The Effect of Ammonium Nitrate Concentration on Asexual Sporulation in Fungi
        Student: Soliman Derradji-Aouat
        School: Holy Heart