Sep 17, 2019
Playground of Science
The annual "Playground of Science" night is planned at Coe College in Cedar Rapids on Oct. 24 from 6-9 p.m. The event includes interactive demos that teach students of all ages about the natural world around them. The activites include:
- launch pumpkins on a trebuchet
- levitate items
- "mentos and diet Pepsi demo,"
- make dragon's breath flames
- play with numbers
- explore strong magnets
- make snow
- view models of eyes and hearts
- learn about the human body
- explore how chemistry creates useful substances
- make ice cream with liquid air
- see molten glass poured at almost 2000 oF, and much more!
The Coe College Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Nursing, Psychology, Math, Computer Science and ROTC Clubs will lead the fun. The event is free. Learn more and RSVP on the Coe Playground of Science website.