Science and Engineering Celebration

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Date: April 13, 2014

Anchor Lead: The nation’s largest celebration of science and engineering will take place here in D-C at the end of the month.

Randy Atkins: It’s not just the exhibit-goers who enjoy the hands-on activities at the USA Science & Engineering Festival, says organizer Larry Bock…but also the exhibitors themselves who have told him…

Larry Bock: …my kids saw that there were a hundred kids standing in line to do my activity and they finally saw that what I was doing was really cool!

Randy Atkins: You can experience the science and engineering behind sports, robots, aerial drones, and much more, plus hear from…

Larry Bock: …visionaries talking about the latest advances in their respective fields – everything from commercial space flight astronauts to the decoders of the human genome to explorers of the Titanic.

Randy Atkins: The events begin April 24 and go through the 27th. With the National Academy of Engineering, Randy Atkins, WTOP News.