Earth Day Celebration

Speaker: 
MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative
Date: 
Saturday, April 22, 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 
Kresge Oval

Get outside and celebrate Earth Day with MIT Environmental Solutions Initiative!

Learn about the environment and how we impact our planet through hands-on, interactive activities for all ages. Drop by, have some fun, and appreciate the earth!

This event is FREE, family-friendly, and open to the public.

FEATURING:
- Virtual reality climate simulations
- Make & take your own terrarium
- Build a plant-monitoring app
- Make a smoothie on a blender bike
- Marine biology touch tank
- Design & build a material-efficient tower
- Erode a landscape with a stream table
- Try the Copenhagen Wheel bike enhancement
- Customize a reusable cup
- Life-size chalk wall
- Trivia, t-shirts, and more!

This is part of the 2017 Cambridge Science Festival! See the listing here: http://www.cambridgesciencefestival.org/event/mit-esi-earth-day-celebration/

Presented in collaboration with MIT organizations and student groups:
- Before It's Too Late (BITL)
- MIT UA Sustainability Committee
- MIT App Inventor Lab
- MIT Sea Grant College Program
- MIT Department of Architecture Design Build Group
- MIT Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences Labs
- MIT Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering M.Eng Structures Group
- MIT Graduate Student Council - GSC Sustainability Subcommittee
- Superpedestrian, Inc from the MIT Senseable City Lab

This event is part of Earth Week Boston; find out more: http://earthweekboston.org/ | https://environmentalsolutions.mit.edu/events/