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Thousands of Family SciFest 2019 Attendees Enjoy STEM-Based Activities

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Above, a young attendee uses PSI’s Infrared camera to view the heat signature of Maya Bakerman’s hands.

PSI offered kids of all ages a change to learn about meteorites and use an Infrared (IR) camera at the Eighth Annual Family SciFest event held at the Children’s Museum Tucson. The event attracted 2,255people and featured hands-on activities presented by 39 exhibitors.

PSI Research Assistant Maya Bakerman and Mark Morris were kept busy throughout the event by a constant stream of kids and parents visiting PSI’s display table.

Below, a youngster uses a magnet to determine if a meteorite sample is iron based as Maya Bakerman and Mark Morris, far right, look on.

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March 10, 2019
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