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U.S. Science and Engineering Festival Begins This Weekend

on October 8, 2010 in Science Education In The News Comments Off on U.S. Science and Engineering Festival Begins This Weekend

USA Today ¬†(10/7, Vergano) reported that the U.S. Science and EngineeringHands-On Science Activities, Dr. Diana Wehrell-Grabowski teacher training¬†Festival begins this weekend and “will feature everything from Nobel laureates demonstrating experiments to lessons on outsmarting robots.” The festival will encompass events in 20 cities and end Oct. 23-24 “with thousands of hands-on scince activities and all-day performances from stages at the National Mall in Washington, D.C.” This year’s festival is sponsored by Lockheed Martin and will include stage shows hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the NIH, National Academies of Science and the Science Channel.

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