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Get to Know NOAA − A Saturday Series at the Maryland Science Center

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Who: Families & Kids, Members Where: Maryland Science Center When: April 26, 2014 11:00 am - 2:00 pm How Much? Free with paid admission

A four part series designed to help explore our world and learn how NOAA—the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration—takes the pulse of the planet every day and protects and manages ocean and coastal resources.  Get to Know NOAA with a series of hands-on activities for ages 5 and up. Meet and talk with NOAA scientists who work to understand our environment, protect life and property, and conserve and protect natural resources.

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Dive In: Become A Shipwreck Detective – Come explore the ocean floor and uncover the history of sunken ships. Be a maritime archaeologist for the day: try on dive gear, learn about using sound to locate shipwrecks, and solve maritime mysteries.

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Get to Know NOAA − A Saturday Series at the Maryland Science Center

Get to Know NOAA − A Saturday Series at the Maryland Science Center

Get to Know NOAA with a series of hands-on activities for ages 5 and up. In this session, build and test your own buoy to learn how NOAA uses buoys to study oceans and estuaries. Then learn how to stay safe at sea and suit up in a bright orange survival suit.

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