The greatest thing about collecting is that you can collect whatever interests you. This merit badge explains how to organize your collection and how to keep your cache safe, among other practical tips. Learn More
We may not think about how we communicate with others, but we do so all day long. This merit badge gives us the tools we need to strengthen our communication skills, no matter who we communicate with or what method we choose. Learn More
Composites are light and strong, and they do not rust. They are commonly used to manufacture sports equipment, car components, airplanes, and industrial products. In fact, you probably own many items made of composites. Composite Materials explores the manufacturing and uses of these remarkable materials. Learn More
The Cooking merit badge introduces principles of cooking that can be used both at home or in the outdoors. Scouts who earn this badge will learn about food safety, nutritional guidelines, meal planning, and methods of food preparation, and will review the variety of culinary (or cooking) careers available.
Remember, a good cook never lacks good company!
Beginning January 1, 2014, successfully completing this merit badge is one of the requirements to earn the rank of Eagle Scout. Learn More