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Archive for February, 2016

Underwater Robotics

Posted by: | February 23, 2016 | 1 Comment |

How are gliders and remotely-operated vehicles (ROVs) used to explore the ocean? What skills are needed to build and operate an underwater robot? Over the next several weeks, students, educators and community members will have the opportunity to find out the answers to these questions by engaging in one or more of the following STEM […]

under: Robotics

Science Fair K-5 Celebration

Posted by: | February 6, 2016 | No Comment |

The 2016 Newport Schools Science Fair was a huge success!  More than 1,000 people attended the three hour event at Hatfield Marine Science Center on Thursday, January 21st, where 150 student displays representing the work of more than 800 students in grades K-5 filled the Visitor Center and staff lounge. A variety of plants, aquatic […]

under: Student Experiences