The Sonoma County chapter of Science Heads has just started operations in 2023. We will have booths at many local events this year. These will feature hands-on science, educational material, art projects, and take-home packages for all ages. All for free (but donations welcome!)
Our very first chapter event was at the Guerneville Night Market. We had a great time showing passers-by the sun, through our specialized solar telescope. We were able to see several sunspots, and the texture of the sun’s surface.
Our take-home package was a make-it-yourself flip book, animating images of a solar flare from November 2000.
Our art project was a Sun Facts fan, which you can download and print from here.
We will be back for the next night market on the bridge when it is scheduled. Stay tuned!
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