Scientists Celebrate Earth Day at the Sciences Library!

Apr 26, 2019

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Sciences Library, 3rd floor

120 Iowa Avenue, Iowa City, IA 52240

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Photograph of the Earth

Join us at the Sciences Library on Friday, April 26th at 2 PM as we celebrate Earth Day! *We have extended the end time until 5 PM.* Explore climate science through hands-on experiments with Dr. Stone’s chemistry research group, the Iowa City Science Booster Club, and Earth & Environmental scientists!

Did you ever wonder…

  • Why do some gases warm the atmosphere?
  • How do particles cool the earth?
  • How do clouds form?
  • Why are the oceans becoming more acidic?
  • What is albedo and how does it affect climate?
  • What lessens the heat island effect?

Activities for all ages. This is a free event. Bring your questions and join us for refreshments!

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