PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A science truthful for a grown up crowd.
On Sunday, the PHS Pop Up Backyard at College Metropolis Sq. performed host to the inaugural Grownup Science Truthful.
Jill Weber and her husband Evan began the occasion to provide individuals a platform to show their scientific concepts.
“It’s based mostly in your common elementary faculty or center faculty science truthful, however these are adults who’ve concepts, ideas, tasks surrounding city sustainability,” Weber stated.
Ryan Simms is one in every of this yr’s science truthful individuals, and he entered a subsequent era wind turbine into the competitors. Simms even had a miniature mannequin to show.
“Provide you with a brand new sort of wind turbine, that doesn’t want a construction, an enormous help pole, it might fixes itself to an present construction like a light-weight pole, just about something round you,” he stated. “Meaning we will deliver the price of wind turbine means down.
First place within the competitors, will get a $one thousand in money.