Science Saturday – Colorful chromatography
Learn about pigments and diffusion. Experiment with different tree leaves to discover their hidden colors using chromatography. Visitors of all ages are invited to discover solutions to science and engineering challenges. This is a drop-in activity, feel free to join the fun at any time from 1 to 4 p.m. Activities are included in admission and free to members. Use Hagley’s main entrance off Route 141 in Wilmington, Delaware.
Water wheels and turbines harness the power of water. Build a water wheel that lifts a weight off the ground.
Explore the science behind weather and wind and make your own wind sculpture.
Rock and roll with acceleration, physics, and lots of loops as you create a miniature roller coaster.