World-leading scientists come face-to-face with the public, May 11,
2013. Be There!
REGINA, May 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Science Rendezvous, Canada's national
science festival is bigger and better than ever.
This Saturday over 2,000 of Canada's greatest innovators, researchers,
engineers, and scientists, from 80 partner organizations will open
their doors and close city streets to present exciting demonstrations,
hands-on activities, and explosive experiments.
Sparking the curiosity of young minds, Science Rendezvous has something
for the whole family from the chemistry of ice cream to the physics of
rock and roll.
Science Rendezvous is truly an iconic national event. Across Canada,
there will be experiments and activities for the kids, lectures for the
adults, and interactive demonstrations for people of all ages. It's all
Science Rendezvous at the University of Regina
Join us at the University of Regina for live science shows, hands-on
experiments, and tours through state-of-the-art research labs in the
Research and Innovation Centre.
Exhibits at Science Rendezvous will include:
High School Science Quiz Competition
Jet Bike Show - Newton's third law in action
Gray's Anatomy - eye-opening experience in tissues, bones, brains, and
Magic Chemistry Show - amazingly entertaining
Science of Cooking and Food Show - learn how science can improve your
Air Cart - SCUBA tank powered cart
DNA Isolation Challenge - extract DNA from fruits and vegetables
Glow Germs - germs are everywhere!
Making Ice-cream - using nothing but science
Bottle Rockets - aim high and shoot
What: Science Rendezvous, a free public festival
When: Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
Where: The University of Regina, 3737 Wascana Parkway
(Images, video, and interviews available)
SOURCE: Science Rendezvous
For further information:
647. 838. 3170