Engineering the spaghetti bridge

This good looking bridge is waiting to be tested. Left to right: Bryan Solem, Hugo

Roriguez, Sayry Mellin, Gisselle Meja, Dominique Reyes. 

How much weight can it hold?

One of the challenges at this year’s Science Olympiad at Storm Lake Elementary School was the pasta bridge. Teams of fourth graders attempted to create a bridge out of spaghetti, pipe cleaners and clay at least 14 inches across.

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