NASA: Journey Into Outer Space

NASA more info...
Location: Sacramento - Mad Science Laboratory
Dates: Monday, August 3, 2020 -
Friday, August 7, 2020 details
Grades: Gr 1 - Gr 6
Section #: MADSCI_S20.AM.10
Registration closes: Monday, August 3, 2020
PRICE: $175.00



Registration

To register for this activity, you need to sign-in or create an account.


Description


Mad Science and NASA have teamed up to bring you the excitement and wonder of space in this new voyage of discovery. See the principles of thrust and propulsion at work in a real rocket launch. Explore the atmosphere on earth and beyond. Watch star dust burn, and journey through a galaxy as you investigate the life cycle of stars. Explore the farthest reaches of our solar system and create a lunar eclipse in the "mad" planetary tour. Probe the mysteries of meteors and bounce around satellite light as you learn about space phenomena. Experience the life of an astronaut as you suit up for a space flight and then perform spacecraft repairs This is an experience that is truly out of this world!

Additional Information

Planets and Moons
Explore the farthest reaches of our solar system and create a lunar eclipse in this mad planetary tour! Learn how the planets stack up. Build and take home a Gravity Assisted Launcher, and experiment with gravity's effect on planets and probes!
Space Phenomena
Probe the mysteries of meteors and bounce around satellite light in this phenomenal program on space events! See comets up close as one is formed before your eyes, and take home your very own Space Telescope to search the heavens!
Space Technology
Discover technology designed for outer space! Steer a laser beam through a laser maze and find hidden mountains using the principles of radar technology! Take home your own Stereoscopic Viewer to explore the galaxy in 3D!
Space Travel
Learn what it takes to be a true globetrotter! Race a balloon rocket and design your own car engine as you learn about thrust. See the principles of propulsion at work in a real rocket launch, and build your very own Space Copter to fly to the skies!
Sun and Stars
This stellar program is your ticket to the stars! Watch star dust burn, and journey through a soapy galaxy as you investigate the life cycle of stars! Take home your own Cosmic Disk star map and flying disk!

Schedule

Monday, August 3, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, August 5, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday, August 6, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday, August 7, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Please specify the 'Dismissal Options' to let us know where to direct your child after the class