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Museum of Discovery and Science

401 S.W. Second St., Fort Lauderdale, FL



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The Forces Awaken! 4-Day Winter Break Camp


Forces are all around us! Learn how to use magnetism to move objects like a Jedi, defy gravity by constructing parachutes to safely land fighter pilots, and explore the forces of nature by creating a volcano planet just like Mustafar! Watch Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Rated PG-13.


• Tue 12/26/17 - Fri 12/29/17 at 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

IKEA Design Nation and FAU Self-Driven Team

For the Family

February 17 – 19, 2018 Noon to 4 p.m. Build a Table Compete with other families to build a table that can hold the most weight. Rollercoasters Construct your own rollercoaster and keep the passengers strapped in so they cannot fall out. Mobius Strip Learn the newest technology trains will be riding on in this table talk demonstration. Anki Cars See some of the cutting-edge “board games” that involve technology, specifically apps on your phone. MaxFlight Rollercoaster If you are a thrill seeker then take a ride on our MaxFlight and be turned upside down and inside out in this two-minute experience. Purchase of a ticket is required. ASCE American Society of Civil Engineers Meet Engineers from South Florida and participate in a variety of engineering activities for the whole family. FAU Self -Driven FAU High School and University student researchers will be your guides to explain how artificial intelligence allows machines to learn from their experience – not from pre-programming. Did you know that the same information that makes your brain work can be used to power self-driving cars? Machine learning and artificial intelligence will change the way we do just about everything! Learn how the science of your brain and engineering combine to create new technologies. Many fields from engineering to medicine are being transformed! Includes: Drones, Underwater Robotics, Animatronics, Robo Pets, Autonomous Vehicles, AI Formula E Car, 3D Selfie and more!


• Sat 2/17/18 - Mon 2/19/18 at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM