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Full-Spectrum Science: Fireworks

  • Kanbar Forum, Exploratorium Pier 15 San Francisco, CA, 94111 United States (map)

Full-Spectrum Science: Fireworks
with Ron Hipschman
Sunday, June 28, 11:00AM, 2:00PM, and 3:30PM
Kanbar Forum, Exploratorium, Pier 15, San Francisco
Included with museum admission
http://www.exploratorium.edu/visit/calendar/full-spectrum-science-fireworks-june-28-2015

Come ooooo and ahhhh at the science behind these big booms! Where do fireworks come from? Who invented them? What causes their beautiful colors, and how do the bursting shells create such different patterns? Join us for some real illumination, and learn the difference between a jerb and a lance. 

Note: There is limited capacity for this program; seating will be made available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis.

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