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
More in this Series:
August 11, 2014 - August 22, 2014
Monday through Friday for two weeks,
Aug 11-15 and Aug 18-22, 2014
Resurrect a prehistoric marine animal by designing realistic 3-D digital models and a photo-realistic virtual Cretaceous sea environment.
August 11, 2014 - August 15, 2014
Navigate our solar system, galaxy, and beyond with Uniview, the Museum’s scientifically accurate three-dimensional map of the universe, and use advanced gaming laptops and the Rose Center’s Hayden Planetarium to explore this software and the science behind it.
August 18, 2014 - August 22, 2014
The Eco Rangers Institute will give students the opportunity to learn the tools and techniques conservation scientists use to gather information about endangered habitats, and explore the Museum’s biodiversity resources in the exhibit halls, genetics labs, and beyond.