2022 - Earthquake Tower Challenge

Organizer: Columbia Stem Alliance Foundation
When and Where
July 25th, 2022 8:00 am - July 26th, 2022 11:00 am
( Timezone: America/Chicago )
713 Rogers Street
United States

Event Details

Earthquake Tower Challenge - Students will construct towers made of balsa wood and test them on an earthquake shake table to see how long they survive the stress of an earthquakes waves.  Initial construction will occur on day one. Testing and redesign will occur on day two.  Students may also investigate the different types of earthquake waves using Slinkies.  Seriously, who doesn't love a Slinkie?

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