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Looking for something to do? Head to Super Science Saturday at NCAR

Saturday, October 27th, 2012 6:49am MST

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder will host Super Science Saturday on October 27th.

Every year the folks up at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) in Boulder open their doors to the public for a big event dubbed Super Science Saturday.  The event brings together the fun of Halloween with science education and is a great time for kids and adults.

Presentations and static displays with plenty of hands on activities are available.  They will even be launching weather balloons three times during event as well.

  • When: Saturday, October 27, 2012.  10:00am to 4:00pm.
  • Where: NCAR, 1850 Table Mesa Drive, Boulder, CO 80305

From this year’s announcement about the event:

New this year: The debut of the new Weather Gallery Exhibit showcasing all aspects of weather including the basic ingredients of weather, how we observe and forecast weather, and unforgettable wild weather!

Also, throughout the day, NCAR’s “Science Wizards” will explore science with live demonstrations and the Little Shop of Physics crew will present interactive hands-on activities! You can see a science magic show, view storm chaser equipment up close, and explore exciting science from several organizations.

You can learn more about the event here and view a schedule of events here.

Video of some of the activities from year’s past:

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