Science and Technology Education Centre
(STEC@UKZN)

DNA

All living organisms, such as humans store genetic information using the same molecules — DNA. Your DNA determines what you look like. Learn how to extract DNA and see what DNA looks like. They will learn how to extract DNA from a banana, using simple household items. They will also create a short DNA strand and decode a skeletons DNA to recreate the appearance.

Age: 10+

Duration: 60 minutes

Max: 36 participants

Cost: R15