Remember how we promised to construct our own Barbie electric chair this weekend? Well, we failed miserably. The epoxy was hard to work with and we were sawing away for like three hours trying to cut up pieces of wood (and slicing open some flesh in the process), but we weren't able to fry Barbie in the manner we wanted. We haven't given up though! Trial and error is all part of the scientific process... or so we hear. We contacted Jessy Ellenberger—the 22-year-old college student who conceived of the project for a science fair when she was in middle-school—and we asked for tips and some help. Suffice it to say: Jessy rules. When we asked her if she'd done anything else weird with Barbie dolls as a child she said:
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