A Day of Science
PHYSICS WITH A BANG!
Students, families, teachers and especially the curious are invited to attend our annual Holiday Lecture and Open House. See fast, loud, surprising and beautiful physics demos performed by Profs. Heinrich Jaeger and Sidney Nagel. Talk to scientists about their latest discoveries. Participate in hands-on activities related to their research.
Check out Professors Nagel and Jaeger caught in the act with physics fun!
“Ask a Scientist”
Ask current researchers in astronomy, physics and chemistry your burning questions. Take a guided tour of Gordon Center for Integrative Sciences to have hands-on experiments.
Click here for more information about the researchers that will be there to answer all your questions.
Saturday December 4, 2010
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO
KERSTEN PHYSICS TEACHING CENTER
5720 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL
Lecture repeated at 11:00am and 2:00pm
Open House from 11:00am-4:00pm
Pre-registration is now CLOSED, but walk-ins are welcome. Please arrive early as free space will fill up quickly.
For more information please visit http://mrsec.uchicago.edu/pwab
Admission is free, but donations are welcome. Souvenirs/gifts available for purchase.
Event sponsored by the, Department of Physics, and Materials Research Science & Engineering Center (MRSEC).