Big Bang Science Fair

The "Big Bang Science Fair" on September 28, 2019 at WaterFire Providence celebrated the intersections between science and the arts.

Wonders of Science

Kids and adults of all ages were invited to participate in free, hands-on activities and discover science in our daily lives. For one exciting day, famous scientists teamed up with musicians, programmers, mathematicians, physicians, artists, and chefs to explore the wonders of science.

Event Highlights

  • Speakers, including researchers working with the Large Hadron Collider at CERN in Geneva
  • Stargazing with local astronomers
  • RIMOSA: blending science with art
  • Experiencing the wonders of the brain
  • Designing circuitry and coding robots
  • Interacting with Math+Art artists and their work
  • Viewing a virtual "Living Heart"
  • Taking selfies in the tunnel of the Large Hadron Collider
  • Seeing invisible particles that penetrate the earth
  • Bruno the Bear

View further details on the Waterfire website