Science World

Chemistry Merit Badge

How does a Cartesian Diver work? What happens when you place an iron nail in copper sulfate? Learn the answers to these mysteries, how to use chemicals safely, and much more in Chemistry.

Some research is required.

BSA Merit Badge.

Environmental Science Merit Badge

While earning the Environmental Science merit badge, Scouts will get a taste of what it is like to be an environmental scientist, making observations and carrying out experiments to investigate the natural world.

BSA Merit Badge

Nature & Insects Study Merit Badge

Birds, mammals, reptiles, plants, OH MY! Get to know them all so well!

Must complete ONE of the following as a prerequisite: Requirement 4a or 4d or 4e or 4f.

BSA Merit Badge

Observe live species of insects in their habitat. See how insects are different from all other animals, centipedes and spiders.

BSA Merit Badge

Photography Merit Badge

Beyond capturing family memories, photography offers a chance to be creative. Many photographers use photography to express their creativity, using lighting, composition, depth, color, and content to make their photographs into more than snapshots. Good photographs tell us about a person, a news event, a product, a place, a scientific breakthrough, an endangered animal, or a time in history.

Pulp & Paper Merit Badge

Learn about the pulp and paper industry. Describe how paper is made. Discuss how paper is recycled and then get gooey by making your own sheet of paper by hand!

BSA Merit Badge

Space Exploration Merit Badge

Build a rocket and launch it into space or at least 150' up into the sky. Learn about space study and dream of working at NASA.

BSA Merit Badge. $10 Activity Session Fee

Wacky Science Fun

Explore the scientific method with explosions, gooey sliminess, and much more. We try a different science project every day!

$10 Activity Session Fee