The entries in the 31stAnnual SF Middle School Science Fair will be on display at the Randall Museum February 20 through March 2, 2013. Approximately thirty public and private schools participate in this citywide program, which is designed to promote and recognize the efforts of student scientists. More than 200 science projects will be on display. Entrants represent the best of over 4,000 projects done at the schools this year. Awards are given to honor 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each grade, with top 7th and 8th grade winners at this level progressing to the regional San Francisco Bay Area Science Fair. The awards ceremony for the student scientists, their families, and educators, takes place from 10:30am to 12:30pm, on Saturday, February 23, 2013. Steve Bryson, Target Scientist for the Kepler Mission, will be speaking at the awards ceremony. The exhibition of the projects will be open to the public following the ceremony on that day and many will remain on display during regular museum hours through March 2, 2012.