Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2001 15:02:22 -0500

Author: Machele Bailey

Subject: Re: Ideas?

Post:

Bridge designs....build a bridge that will hold an average sized person.



kyle forinash wrote:

> Hi;
>
> The local nonprofit business consortium here has an annual Da Vinci
> festival (art + science). They called me and they want an idea for: A
> competition (<10 teams probably- each from a local business)
> involving science for adults. This should be relatively cheap, should
> take less than a day to do. The activity they are going to do with
> kids is going to be an egg drop type of competition (which team can
> best design and execute a plan to protect an egg falling from a given
> height). They want something a little more challenging for the adult
> teams.
>
> Anyone have a good idea for something like this?
>
> kyle
>
> Sorry for the cross listing.
> -----------------------------------------------------
> kyle forinash , PhD
> kforinas@ius.edu 812-941-2390
> Natural Science Division
> Indiana University Southeast
> New Albany, IN 47150
> http://Physics.ius.edu/
> -----------------------------------------------------

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