NCAR Explorer Series Kids Show on August 6th, 10:00 am - 11:30 am (MDT) with Scientist Jo Hecker

Please register to join the upcoming NCAR Explorer Series Kids Science Show “Don’t Believe Your Eyes & Ears” with scientist Jo Hecker. We will be using the Slido interface where you can interact with the scientist throughout the event.  Thursday, August 6th, 2020 -  10:00 am - 11:30 am (MDT).

Register online through Eventbrite to receive the webcast link

View and share the digital flyer for this event.

Science Show Description:

Can you listen to your TV remote control? How can you make the Mars rover Curiosity appear on your own kitchen table? Can you see heat or even watch farts? What’s the astounding link between art and science? After his successful shows in 2018 and 2019, scientist Jo Hecker comes to your homes virtually to answer these questions and many more! Bring your curious minds and tune in to discover the wonderful world of science. You’ll see and hear the world differently after participating in this event!

Jo Hecker is an electrical engineer who has worked in science education for nearly 20 years. He is the author of popular science books for children and hosts TV shows for kids. Jo says: “I don’t like science. I love science!”

Watch archived lectures and learn more about this event on the NCAR Explorer Series Kids Science Show webpage.

Announcement Timing: 
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 to Thursday, August 6, 2020
Calendar Timing: 
Thursday, August 6, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am MDT

Posted by Auliya McCauley-Hartner at ext. 8303,

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