MSU Science Festival

MSU Science Festival
March 12, 2019 paperlesslion

The Dossin Great Lakes Museum will host Detroit Expo Day Sunday. Part of the MSU Science Festival, Expo Day presents live demonstrations, tours, open houses, guest speakers and hands-on activities for all ages at venues around Belle Isle, including the Aquarium and Conservatory. Activities from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 14.

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Some activities available at the Dossin include, but are not limited to:

  • Draw a Circuit – Students will have a hands-on learning experience about conduction and build a creative electrical circuit using graphite.
  • Engineer a Solar Bug – Engineer a solar bug using a motor, a solar cell, and a toothbrush head. A solar cell stores energy from light and converts it into bug power.
  • STEM Opportunities – Lawrence Technological University will be on hand to showcase science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields and opportunities.
  • Tuskegee Airmen Flight Simulator – Join us for an exciting flight simulator demonstration.
  • What’s That Sound? – Engage in creative and innovative hands-on sound activities using new technologies to explore STEAM careers. The STEMinista Project is a Michigan Science Center initiative aimed at girls in 4th-8th grade to encourage them to explore STEAM careers.

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