Saturday Science at Discovery

Fun exploration stations for kids and families

What will you do at the December Saturday Science?

Discover what life was like when Wisconsin was covered in ice and snow at this free monthly event.

  • Examine different types of snow and how they’re made
  • Learn about animals that lived during the ice age
  • Explore how humans survive in extreme cold
  • Flash freeze objects using liquid nitrogen
  • Build your own igloo
  • And more!

Upcoming Events:

Frozen in Time

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

Robots Among Us

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, January 3  

Science of Badger Athletics

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, February 7  

Aldo Leopold Day

10 a.m. – Noon | Saturday, March 7  

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 Morgridge Institute for Research, UW–Madison and WARF.