The following text for this blog post is taken from the web page of our organizing partner, the Cape & Islands Boy Scout Council of America.
STEM Journey-Space Lab to Zero G
STEM Journey: Space Lab to Zero G!
Astronauts Dr. Byron Lichtenberg and Capt. Daniel Burbank will be the featured presenters as Cape Cod & Islands Council presents: “STEM Journey: Space Lab to Zero G!”, on Saturday, March 29, at Cape Cod Community College.
Middle and high school age students will have a unique forum to explore the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
The program will begin at 10:00 AM for Boy Scouts who wish to work on either Space Exploration or Chemistry merit badge. Pre-registration is required!
The public is invited to participate in the science café and keynote presentations beginning at 12 noon and continuing until 4:00 PM.
The science café will feature interactive exhibits and demonstration by Cambridge Science on the Street, Suffolk University, iRobot, the American Chemical Society, Cape Light Compact and others. A special feature will be an edutarium (indoor planetarium) provided by Sky Connection and sponsored by Cape Cod Community College.
Other sponsors of this event include PID Analyzers and the Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society.