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Math in Space


July 31, 2014

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For ages 13 to 18 years
Major support for children's and young adult programming is provided by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences. Additional major support is provided by the Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Barakett Endowment for Children's and Young Adult Programs and Services. Additional support is provided by Beth and Christopher Kojima; the Estate of Charles J. Mauro; the Estate of William C. Morris; The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund; Solon E. Summerfield Foundation, Inc.; Con Edison; Epstein Teicher Philanthropies; Mr. and Mrs. John Klingenstein; Sandra Priest Rose; Mr. and Mrs. George T. Votis; Gerstner Family Foundation; U.S. Bank Foundation; The Edith Glick Shoolman Children's Foundation; and anonymous donors.

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is proud to present Math in Space.

Develop your problem solving skills and critical thinking through hands-on workshops, interactive lessons and a free trip to the Intrepid Museum, home of space shuttle Enterprise.

Spend your summer learning about some of the most important human discoveries ever made and the unparalleled adventures that have shaped our current understanding of the universe, not to mention the math that made it all possible.

Museum Educator Megan Bednarz earned her B.S. in Mathematics from Stony Book University. She will lead participants through a 7-week program which investigates the practical applications of high school level math in space exploration.

For ages 12 to 18 years old.

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  • Audience: Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)

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