Exploration Station 2018

Cross Insurance Center

MSF showcase event

Roll-up your sleeves and learn through various hands-on activities from scientists and practitioners around the state. Make sure to stop in and visit each booth, and see how science is everywhere! Activities include:

Stormwater Science; Bangor Area Stormwater Group
Coding without Computers; Girl Scouts of Maine
Floating fun!; Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership
Moving from the lab to nursing practice; Husson University
Silkworms, Cancer, and Dye- Oh My!; Maine Medical Center Research Institute
Try your hand at LEGO robotics!; Maine Robotics
Exploring Maine watersheds and economies; Maine Geographic Alliance
Maine Stream Smart Table; NOAA Fisheries
Nature Prints; University of Maine Museum of Art
Science and Practice of Pharmacy; Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society/School of Pharmacy, Husson University
Robotics Demonstration; Brewer High School Robotics team, “Orange Chaos”
Butterflies Up-Close; Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens
Shark Tagging; Sharks4Kids
Come test your robot driving skills!; Robotics Institute of Maine

And more!

Recommended audience: all ages

Participating MSF partners: Bangor Area Stormwater Group, Challenger Learning Center of Maine, Girl Scouts of Maine, Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership, Husson University, Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Maine Robotics, University of Maine, and the University of Maine Museum of Art

Cross Insurance Center Ballroom

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