Kansas Science Olympiad

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UPDATE: Here are the results of Saturday's tournament.

More than 1,000 middle and high school students from across Kansas will gather at Wichita State University on Saturday for the Science Olympiad tournament. They’ll compete in numerous activities, all meant to promote analytical thinking.

Courtesy / Wichita State University

The Kansas Science Olympiad takes place in Wichita Saturday. Students from 30 middle and high schools across the state will compete in events like bridge building, thermodynamics and robotics. 

Wichita State University has hosted the Olympiad for 26 years. 

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