Basketball fans in New Orleans for the 2014 NBA All-Star Game will also have the chance to learn about the science of basketball, thanks to the Michigan Technological University Mind Trekkers.
How on Earth could Michigan Tech top a spectacular Friday? With an even better Saturday of high-tech research efforts, of course.
AT&T Michigan has awarded Michigan Technological University a $20,000 Innovation Grant to sponsor four Mind Trekkers hands-on science shows across northern Michigan in early May.
National Engineers Week? Doesn’t sound like much of a cause for celebration. But kids of all ages are going to be celebrating it in Detroit and Jackson this weekend, by oozing through oobleck, making the hair on their head stand on end and gobbling ice cream made with liquid nitrogen. In other words, the Michigan Technological University Mind Trekkers are headed downstate.