Spring into Science April 14 and 15!

We are EGGstatic to be EGGsperimenting with guests again this April!

Science Spectacular EGGstravaganza
Location: Cleveland Creates Zone, Level 1
Time: 2:15 p.m.

Explore the amazing structure of the egg! Is it really possible to stand on a carton of eggs without cracking any? Do you need super-human strength to squeeze an egg until it breaks? Why are eggs, well, egg-shaped? Find out during this EGGcellent EGGsperience!

BASF Kids’ Lab: Rainbow Connection
Location: Demonstration Labs, Level 2
Time: Noon

April showers bring May flowers…and rainbows! Join us for a hands-on workshop exploring chromatography and experimenting with pigments from our favorite candies to create a colorful paper flower!

Humpty Dumpty Plunge
Location: Mezzanine, Level 3
Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Gather your family and friends to create the perfect contraption to protect a delicate egg from a 62 foot drop.  Which design is best? Did your egg survive?

Egg Race Obstacle Course
Location: Build It! Special Exhibition Foyer, Lower Level
Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Are you a master of balancing? Test your skills on our obstacle course! Can you make it through the course while holding a fragile object on a spoon? What happens when you try to go faster?

LEGO Egg Launch
Location: NASA Glenn Visitor Center, Level 1
Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Use LEGO bricks to build a catapult and launch a spherical object at a target. Move the fulcrum on your simple machine to change the trajectory of your projectile.


Friends’ Choice
Location: BioMedTech Gallery Level 1
Time: 11 a.m. to  4 p.m.

Stop by and visit us to see what EGGtivity our friends chose by voting on social media and our website!  (Vote HERE):

Color Mixing
What are colors, really? Learn the science behind colors and color mixing by making your very own color wheel!

Equinox Egg Balance
Have you ever heard that you can only balance an egg on its end during the fall and spring equinox thanks to the perfect tilt of the Earth? Find out the truth and learn about the equinox and how seasons affect our world in mysterious ways.

Sphero Robot
EGGSplore technology and robotics as you navigate this small spherical robot through a tricky obstacle course. 

DIY Bath Bomb
Learn the chemistry behind this common bath product and make your own egg-shaped bath bomb to take home and observe in action.

Egg Rocket
Chemistry and motion come alive as we EGGSperiment with chemical reactions in this EGGSplosively fun activity.