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SATURDAY SCIENTIST: BUILDING A COMET

  • One Tranquility Base
  • Huntsville, AL 35805
Overview

Many cosmic ingredients collide to make a comet. Build your own cosmic snowball and discover the history of comet discovery and biochemical science.

This educational series features activities recommended for ages 6-9 and emphasizes the development of “STEAM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics). The science of ice cream, space-exploring dogs, the astronaut suit and cosmic snowballs teach young scientists about solar energy, precipitation, geology of space and chemistry. All workshops are aligned to Next Generation Science (NGSS), Common Core Math (CCM), and Alabama College and Career Readiness Standards (ALCCRS).


Reserve your seat at the main ticket desk upon your arrival.


  • December 9, 2017
  • Location: One Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL
  • Phone: (256) 837-3400
  • Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Price: Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER
SATURDAY SCIENTIST: BUILDING A COMET
  • 12/09/2017 - 12/09/2017
  • U.S. Space & Rocket Center
  • Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER