The Daily Eastern News

Science Fest brings scientists, community together

Leon Mire, Associate News Editor

April 23, 2017

Community members from around Coles County joined at Science Fest to advocate for education and local engagement in the sciences. Sponsored by the newly formed group Coles for Science, it began with a brief march, with many attendees holding signs with sayings such as, “What do we want? Evidence-based...

Local scientists to offer hands-on activities at Science Fest

Leon Mire, Associate News Editor

April 20, 2017

  Local scientists will provide a variety of science demonstrations and hands-on activities at the first Science Fest from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday at Lake Charleston. Science Fest is a sister event to the nationwide March for Science, which also coincides with Earth Day. Activities and...

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