Saturday Science at Discovery

Free, fun exploration stations for kids and families

Science of Badger Athletics

February 6 | 10 a.m. – Noon

Discover the science behind your favorite sports at this free family event!

  • Learn what forces are hard at work while we play
  • Test your sports skills
  • Explore the physics of a perfect throw
  • Examine equipment that keeps athletes safe
  • Meet Bucky Badger and learn the science of sports from UW student athletes

Upcoming Events

Badger Athletics

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, February 6  

Aldo Leopold Day

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, March 5  

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About Saturday Science at Discovery

Saturday Science at Discovery is a monthly series that features interactive exploration stations centered around a particular topic. Families and learners of all ages are invited to explore hands-on science fun during this free drop-in event, which generally is held from 10 a.m. until noon on the first Saturday of each month in the Town Center of the Discovery Building.

Saturday Science at Discovery is supported by the Morgridge Institute for Research, UW–Madison and WARF and sponsored by Neckerman Insurance.

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