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Touch Tomorrow: A Festival of Science, Technology and Robots at WPI


Date: 06/08/2013

Time: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Worcester, Massachusetts, United States 100 Institute Road

Good for: Family

Price: FREE

Meet Captain Stephen G. Bowen, a NASA astronaut from Massachusetts who has completed three ... Read More >>
Meet Captain Stephen G. Bowen, a NASA astronaut from Massachusetts who has completed three spaceflights and seven spacewalks. He will be speaking at 11am and 2:30pm. in the Campus Center Odeum. Hear Lisa May talk about what it’s like to work for NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution mission program at noon in the Campus Center Odeum. Check out returning NASA favorites including the Robonaut Hand, MarcBot, Be a Bot, Marc 3 Suit, Rocker-Bogie, and the Starfish tent. Build and launch a virtual model of NASA’s Space System Launch rocket—the real rocket will take off in 2017 and will bring explorers as far as Mars. Check it out all day in the Sports and Rec Center. Experience NASA’s Lunar Quest, a simulated trek across the moon’s surface using satellite imagery and while you’re there walk on the moon – the Lunarscape floor. Interactive events, live music and much more! Hide

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