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Super Science Saturday at NCAR Wyoming Supercomputing Center 2019, August 17th, 10-2

Super Science Saturday is open to the public and

welcomes science explorers of all ages!

Please join us for Super Science Saturday on August 17, 2019 from 10 am - 2 pm. This annual event at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) - Wyoming Supercomputing Center brings kids and adults together to explore hands-on activities, think about new ideas, and learn about science. 

Past activities and events have included: 

  • Hands-on activity tables
  • NCAR 3D Visualization Lab Demos
  • Ping Pong Ball Explosion
  • 2 classes - Robotics 101 and Build a Kano Raspberry PI (first come basis)
  • UW and Drones
  • Facility Tours (please note you must be 14 to tour the facility and wear closed toe shoes, no heels)
  • And so much more!!

Here is this year's list of activities and events! Detailed Event Schedule .

This is a FREE public event.

FREE LUNCH FROM 11-1 PM FOR THE FIRST 250.

Location:

NCAR Wyoming Supercomputing Center,

8120 Veta Drive, Cheyenne, Wyoming

See the map for more location details. 

For more information: Contact Summer Wasson at swasson@ucar.edu or Mary Waterstreet at maryw@ucar.edu

*Also visit Super Science Saturday at the NCAR Mesa Lab in Boulder, CO on Nov. 2!

 

 
 

 

Location: 
NWSC 
Date of the event: 
Augut 18, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm (lobby open until 4 pm)

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“Access to the NWSC and its substantial computing resources by UW faculty and students will help transform the university into a leader in the area of Earth system modeling. This research—which includes understanding how fluids move on the Earth’s surface, and in the shallow and deep subsurface—is of great importance to Wyoming, the West and beyond.” - William A. Gern,
University of Wyoming