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Experiment with aquatic robots!

Jellybot: Soft, Aquatic, Bio-inspired Engineering

In this three session program, Students will explore density, buoyancy, thrust, and other physics concepts through a variety of engineering design challenges using jellyfish and other aquatic organisms for inspiration. Throughout this process, they will collect and interpret data, test and redesign their device, and then take on a series of challenges. At the end of the program, students will pilot real-life robotic jellyfish created by local engineering firm, Creare LLC. **Enrollment for this program includes three sessions on Tuesdays, Oct. 11, 18, and 25

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Science Discovery Lab Activity(s) starting 03/03/2019

Mar
03
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Straw Rockets

11:00 AM

You've heard of paper airplanes, but how about paper rockets?

Audience: Families

Location: Science Discovery Lab

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
03
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Fossils: Evidence of the Past

3:00 PM

You will get a chance to handle real fossils from the Museum's collection and then use a variety of clues to uncover their origins.

Audience: Families

Location: Science Discovery Lab

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
05
Program

Hanover Garden Club - Cows Save the Planet

1:00 PM

Learn more about gardening and the landscape of the Upper Valley at this monthly series, featuring a new topic each month. Produced by the Hanover Garden Club in partnership with the Montshire Museum of Science

Audience: Adults, Hanover Garden Club

Location: Community Room

Cost: Free

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Mar
05
Program

Exploring Mars: The Next Steps

6:30 PM

Audience: Adults, Preteens and Teens, Montshire Talks

Cost: Free

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Mar
09
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Experiment!

11:00 AM

Try your hand at experimenting with anything from electricity to chemistry, magnetism to colors. Experiment with a different topic each time - a family activity for all ages at…

Audience: Children, Families

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
09
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Life Sciences Explorations

3:00 PM

Use scientific tools to examine anything from skulls to seeds, anatomy to animal tracking. Explore a different topic each time - a family activity for all ages.

Audience: Children, Families

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
10
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Building and Engineering

11:00 AM

Build, problem solve, and test your own contraptions – from parachutes to gliders, string telephones to aluminum boats. Build a different project each time – a family…

Audience: Children, Families

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
10
Science Discovery Lab Activity

Lab Coat Investigations

3:00 PM

Each Lab Coat Investigation explores a different topic—from making batteries to using microscopes, extracting DNA to modeling glaciers. For adults and kids 9 and up at the…

Audience: Children, Families, Preteens and Teens

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

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Mar
12
Program

Asteroids and Celluloid: Space in Film

6:30 PM

Audience: Adults, Preteens and Teens, Montshire Talks

Cost: Free

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