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Strike a pose: Bay Area students swap science skills with Italians through pantomime and zany skits

Mima la Scienza! At The Tech Museum of Innovation connects students through the universal language of science during 2nd Annual Bay Area Science Festival

Press Release Date 
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
San Jose, CA- Come Halloween, It’ll be quieter than your local library Here at the Tech Museum when dozens of students pantomime their science lesson as part of Mima La Scienza!

Using live-link technology, Bay Area students will test their wits in an international game of scientific charades with students from the Genoa Science Festival in Italy.

What: Mima la Scienza, an international event where students in America and Italy teach each other scientific concepts through body language. The event is part of the 2nd Annual Bay Area Science Festival

Where: New Venture Hall at The Tech Museum of Innovation, 201 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

When: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Roqua Montez

Director Public Relations

About The Tech Museum of Innovation
The Tech is a hands-on technology and science museum for people of all ages and backgrounds. The museum—located in the Capital of Silicon Valley —is a non-profit, experiential learning resource established to engage people in exploring and experiencing applied technologies affecting their lives. Through programs such as The Tech Challenge presented by Cisco, our annual team-design competition for youth, and internationally renowned programs such as The Tech Awards presented by Applied Materials, The Tech Museum endeavors to inspire the innovator in everyone.