Slide show: Family Science Night Posted November 26, 2013

More than 400 people were encouraged to discover their inner scientist during Family Science Night at the UW Space Place on Friday, Nov. 22. The outreach event, presented by South Madison Promise Zone and UW Space Place, welcomed the public to engage with UW-Madison researchers and learn through a number of hands-on experiments and exhibits that ranged from astronomy to zoology.

At left: Undergraduates and UW Astronomy Club members Lin Shi, left, and Zishan Xia demonstrate how to use a mix of water, sand, ammonia, coal and dry ice to make comet material.