The Curiosity Cube, a retrofitted shipping container that has been transformed into a mobile science lab, is sparking curiosity through interactive, hands-on science experiments, and it's visiting The Magic House! The Curiosity Cube is equipped with the latest technology and provides a learning environment that allows visitors of all ages to become immersed in specific science topics.
A Curiosity Cube experiments are staffed by MilliporeSigma employees, allowing visitors to ask questions and discuss possibilities of future careers in science.
The Curiosity Cube will visit The Magic House on Friday, September 13 from 3 to 6 p.m. and Saturday, September 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. It's included in regular admission.
More information: magichouse.org
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