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2nd Annual Physics & Astronomy Day

Posted: 5:44 PM, Feb 16, 2016
Updated: 2016-02-16 17:44:21-05

LANSING, Mich. – Impression 5 Science Center and Michigan State University’s Department of Physics & Astronomy are hosting the second annual Physics & Astronomy Day at the Science Center: Saturday, February 20 (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

Building on last year’s debut event, the Science Center will be filled with special hands-on activities and challenges celebrating the wonder of physics! Visitors can experience constellations inside an inflatable planetarium then experiment with non-Newtonian fluids inside the Chemistry Lab. Families will explore density, smash atoms together, build a unique solar system, see Michigan State University’s Science Theatre present its Phenomenal Physics show, and more!

Physics & Astronomy Day is put on and supported by Impression 5 Science Center and the following Michigan State University-affiliated institutions and clubs: Department of Physics & Astronomy, Office of University Outreach and Engagement, NSCL/FRIB, Lyman Briggs College, Science Theatre, Astronomy Club, Society of Physics Students, Women and Minorities in the Physical Sciences, and Abrams Planetarium.

Impression 5 Science Center is open to the public Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 5:00 p.m. For admission prices and more information, visit impression5.org.