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August 3, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Calling all rock hounds! This month, examine rocks, minerals, fossils, and learn about the landscape and awesome geological features of our planet. Explore our grounds, see the movements of Earth’s crust, and experience the world beneath our feet with our interactive theaters. Identify and categorize at hands-on geology exploration stations, and more!
- Geology Playlist – Science on a Sphere – Learn about the movements of Earth’s crust, view real-time earthquakes across the globe, and much more with stunning Science on a Sphere animations and visuals.
- Live from Earth’s Crust! – Kids Climate Cast – Give a report about volcanoes, earthquakes, and other exciting activity around Earth’s crust.
- Geology Rocks Identification Station – Phenology Center – Can you identify these rocks, minerals, and fossils? Use tools and “wild words” to examine and describe their properties.
- Dig Under the Soil – Immersion Theater – Experience the soil, insects, microbes, tree roots, and the living, breathing world beneath your feet.