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Mad Science Friday!

posted Mar 20, 2017, 10:57 AM by Alison E Harvey

Family Science Night

Featuring Mad Science of Maine

Friday, March 24th at 5:30

Ames School Gymnasium

Sponsored by the After School Program

Show topic will be:

You think homework is pressure? Just wait until you learn how the weight of the earth’s atmosphere pushes down on you with the force of an elephant! Explore how Bernoulli’s principle creates enough lift to make a jumbo jet fly or how air pressure can be used to launch a hot air balloon. Watch in amazement as our vortex generator creates giant smoke rings. Want even more pressure? Take a ride on our amazing Mad Science Hovercraft! Mad Science shows are fun and educational and this program will leave you flying high!

*All students of Ames/Weymouth School are invited to attend.  Admission is free.  Students must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for the show.