This page describes possibilities projects that may be done by NSCI 111 students of Professor Mattox at FSU for extra-credit.


For up to 12 points of extra-credit, you may attend and report on the “Science Night” chemistry and physics demonstration for up to 12 points of extra credit. You need Professor Mattox’s signature (on the page used to take notes at the event). Your report should be approximately one page in length.

It begins at 6:30 on 4/10/18, in Seabrook Auditorium.



Foucault Pendulum

You may study the FSU Foucault Pendulum for up to 20 points of extra-credit. The form is here: foucault pendulum extracredit.You should wait until completing your study of chapter 3 before beginning this project. Also, if you are taking the NCSI 111L lab, and your instructor offers the pendulum lab, you should wait until you have completed this lab before beginning this project.



Participate in FSU Astronomy Open Houses for extra-credit

These events are available to NSCI 111 students. You may invite friends and family to come with you.

Event details are TBD.