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FULL - Cool Science - /D/B - PP - 10/19/2013

FULL - Cool Science - /D/B - PP - 10/19/2013
10/19/2013
Join the staff of Cool Science and the United States Air Force Academy for a day of exploring!
Event Type: GSCO Events
When: 10/19/2013
Time: 12:30PM - 04:00 PM
Where: Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, CO
Registration: 9/01/2013 to 10/06/2013
Cost: $10.00 (girl) / $10.00 (adult)

Activities will include:

  • Paper Towers - This is a fun engineering activity that promotes creativity, teamwork and skil. Girls must build a tower out of paper that can support a ball or books and a wind storm!
  • Food Chemistry - Girls will do a variety of different experiments to explore the science of food, including some edible ones.
  • Rockets - During this sessions, girls will practice loading and launching an Alka Seltzer rocket and see what conditions will optimize the height of the launch.
  • Chemical Magic Show - The workshop closes with a fantastic magic show put on by members of ths USAFA Department of Chemistry.


Due to the limited space of the AFA labs, the girl-adult ration for this event is 1 adult for every 5 girls attending.

For more information on program specific details please contact:  pikespeakinfo@gscolorado.org

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