Science Festival 2013
Discovery Days at Cal State East Bay
North & South Science buildings and Valley Business & Technology Center
California State University, East Bay
25800 Carlos Bee Blvd., Hayward, CA 94542
Saturday, October 26, 2013, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Science festivals are not new to Cal State East Bay, as they are a biennial tradition dating back to 1974. College of Science faculty, staff and students are particularly excited to kick off the Bay Area Science Festival. Please visit www.bayareascience.org for complete details of the 10-day celebration (Oct 24-Nov 2) of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Approximately 50 activities are scheduled, with demonstrations, experiments, hands-on-activities, exhibits, lectures and much much more. Participation by everyone is encouraged, especially by school-age children. Everyone – young and old – can experience the wonders of science.
Among the attractions will be:
- Chemistry Magic Show
- Life of a Criminalist
- Geophysical Prospecting
- Fossil Casting
- Observing the Sun with a Telescope
- Mathematical Puzzles
- Statistics Funhouse
- Computer Simulation
- Psychology Playground
- Potpourri of Physics
- Health Screenings
- Robot in Action
- Sea slugs, Bugs & other Creatures
Representatives from UCSF, Chabot Space and Science Center, Lawrence Hall of Science, The Tech Museum and the AstroWizard are expected to participate.
ADMISSION & PARKING: Free