Adventures in Science
Unlock the Mysteries of Poisons (Grades 4 and 5)
February 17, 2014 - February 21, 2014
Discover the power of poisons while solving a mystery at the Museum! Whether used as a defense against predators, a source of ‘magical’ powers, or harnessed for lifesaving medical treatments, poisons are very powerful. In this week-long camp, we will explore poisons found in nature and see how their power is used in both the natural world and by humans.
Monday–Friday, February 17–21, 2014
9:00 am–4:00 pm
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