FORCES: Earth & Space
Move left, move right. Forward, backward… round and round. Pick something up. Put it down.
Robots are used on Earth and in outer space -- every day -- in countless ways. Join us for Rad Robots Weekend as we explore how robots are put to work in our solar system and beyond.
Rad Robots Weekend -- Activity times for January 13, 14 & 15
Robot Dance Party | 11 - 11:15am | Get ready to bust out your best mechanical moves for a robot dance party! Get down like a droid… or do a bionic boogie… all robot dancers get glow bracelets for showing off their skills!
Robots in Space | Noon & 2pm | Learn what makes a robot a robot. Find out why the dangerous vacuum of space is full of jobs that only a robot can do.
Robotic Arm Design | Noon - 4pm | Prototype a robotic arm in the Powerhouse Design Lab. Test it out, then take it home with you.
Robot Planetarium Show | 1 & 3pm | Our holiday weekend planetarium programs will take on a robot theme. Learn the ways robots help space scientists make out-of-this-world discoveries.