Creature Tech: Biomimicry (ages 8-10) must have completed second grade & turned 8 by June 1st

Dates:June 16-20, 2014 Other Dates
Meets:8:30 AM to 3:30 PM 5 sessions
Instructor:Sue Kezios
Fee: $265.00

Sorry, this course has been cancelled. Please contact our office to see if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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Did you know that squid movement was the inspiration for jet propulsion? Or that bat echolocation was the inspiration for sonar? Discover how engineers imitate nature’s best ideas to create new technological solutions for human problems. Join us for a week of inspirational engineering as we explore the science of biomimicry. You can learn a lot from Mother Nature!

Activities: investigate squid propulsion, shark skin, gecko adhesives, boxfish aerodynamic, and more. Field trips to the aquarium, and other sites.

Highlights: a boxfish derby, squid jet races and more.

Cancellation policy: No refunds will be given within 4 weeks prior to start date of your camp session.
50% refunds (based on the program’s total tuition cost) will be given 8-4 weeks prior to start date of camp (50% cancellation fee).
25% processing fee for any cancellations made prior to 8 weeks before start date of camp.
$25 processing fee for any changes in dates.

All cancellation requests must be made in writing or by phone with a confirmation e-mail.