Jana is a high school student who has just been assigned a group project on magnets in science class. She and classmates Damon, Andy, Chloe, and Joan, have to figure out how to work together to complete it. Meanwhile Jana struggles being in the shadow of her older sister, a successful graduate student in science, as well as with the mysterious disappearance of her father.

At the end, a Behind the Science segment features MRSEC researchers sharing how they became interested in science.