Derived from the word "projects
" which are the broken down slums
of cities and towns. Crime, gangs, drugs and poverty run rampant in them.
"Science projects" refer to such neighborhoods with a strong concentration of meth labs
and crack houses
. Any drug that is cooked/refined instead of just being grown and smoked (weed
It's a play off of the stereotypical science project we had to do in school. Both are playing with chemicals but one is a group of kids trying to get a decent grade while the other is a bunch of sleazy criminals aiming for some money or a fix