2013 - Super Science Saturday

2013 - Super Science Saturday

Super Science Saturday, a day of science, learning, and fun, was held at the NCAR Mesa Lab on October 26, 2013, from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm!

Find out how "Science is Everywhere!" by:

  • Exploring activity tables
  • Performing experiments with CSU's Little Shop of Physics
  • Joining Captain Vic for ice demonstrations
  • Learning about science with the NCAR Wizards
  • And more!

This year, we had singer Laurie Dameron join us for a special performance.  Laurie's presentation, titled "What Can I Do?" raises awareness of environmental issues and inspires people to be better stewards of our beautiful planet.

Super Science Saturday is open to the public and welcomes science explorers of all ages!

Events included:

  • Captain Vic Science Show
  •  “What Can I Do?" presented by Laurie Dameron
  • Weather Balloon Launches
  • Sun Show
  • The Mike Nelson Show
  • NCAR 3D Visualization Lab Demos
  • NCAR Wizards' Showcase

Activity tables:

  • Spark Wind Tunnel
  • The GLOBE Program
  • NCAR High Altitude Observatory (HAO)
  • NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL)
  • NCAR Computational and Information Systems Lab (CISL)
  • CSU Little Shop of Physics
  • Center for Severe Weather Research (CSWR)
  • CU Museum of Natural History
  • NCAR Research Applications Lab (RAL)
  • The Boulder History Museum
  • Front Range Community College
  • CSU student chapter of American Assoc. for Aerosol Research
  • CU Atmosphere and Ocean Science Club
  • Face Fiesta-face painting
Date of the event: 
October 26, 2013 - 10:00am to 4:00pm