This year, Researchers' Night Festival is going to get an international kick-start! On Saturday, 21 September, we invite you all to Cesis, Latvia, to take part in the
On 21 September, we are waiting for all space enthusiasts on Priekuli Airfield, Cesis, in a spectacular space festival! During the day, you can build your own model rocket and test your throwing skills on a catapult. Also, you can check out if you have what it takes to become an astronaut by going 360 degrees on a kiiking swing, jump on a a trampoline and peek through the telescope. You are also very welcome to watch the sizzling and exploding science shows by Z(in)oo and AHHAA science centres and shows in AHHAA's Starlab planetarium.
One of the most important points of the festival is a live broadcast of the launch of Zinoo-2 space probe and the pictures taken by the probe from outside the atmosphere. At sunset, we will launch hundreds of Chinese lanterns to the sky.
In AHHAA (Tartu), you're welcome to join in numerous space-themed workshops throughout September 21. If the weather is nice, we are also setting up a telescope on our roof, so you can take a look at the sky!
Read more on the website of the festival!