Hey, why not figure out an invention using rubber bands. You might even make a profit!
First-ever Rubber Band Contest for Young Inventors
Who can enter? Students in grades 5 – 8.
Challenge: To create an invention that incorporates the use of Rubber Bands.
Prizes: More than $20,000 in prizes.
Deadline: November 14, 2008.
For more info: http://rubberbandcontest.org/