3, 2, 1…blast off! Take a trip to outer space in our Discovery Space Lab. Learn how astronauts live in space, build a remote-controlled rover to explore Mars and collect samples, and investigate the dangers of space debris. You’ll even build your own rocket and launch it hundreds of feet in the air!
Please note: there is a $12 fee per rocket.
Gear up for robots! Explore the ways we can teach robots to use sensors to interact with each other and their surroundings. Both new and experienced programmers will team up to create and train robots to complete a series of exciting challenges. Construct your very own robot to take home at the end of the week!
Please note: There is a $30 fee per robot. Due to high interest, we are expanding our robot week to include campers up to 13 years old.
Do you have what it takes to survive being stranded on Science Island? You will once you’ve become an experienced Camp Scientist! Find materials that support basic needs like food, water, and light. Build a shelter to face an oncoming hurricane and learn to navigate using the stars.
Roll out the red carpet…for science! Be an inventor like Gru in Despicable Me. Test the aerodynamics of your broom to see if it matches Harry Potter’s Firebolt. Step into The LEGO® Movie and become a master builder. Learn how the professionals create special effects and showcase them in your own movie clip.
Have you ever wondered how modern science and technology came to be? Get inspired by the great minds of scientists who influenced the world through their experiments and inventions. Travel through time as we recreate some of the world’s most fascinating scientific discoveries, from astronomy with Galileo, to physics with Archimedes, to chemistry with the Curies.