Okay so we ended up changing our question to 'how does the amount of light effect the percentage of ryegrass germination?' what do you think? we are planning on planting 5 ryegrass seeds and seeing how many germinate in high light, and how many out of 5 germinate in low light.
Scientist liaison Eleanore Ritter nominated this group because they are coming up with great research questions, and their mentors are doing a great job of making sure that their experimental design is well thought through.
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