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IS701 - Space Explorer


Dates: 07/15/2024 - 07/19/2024

Time: Monday to Friday, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Location: Burlington

Grades: 7-10/9+





Course Description:

In this captivating course, we’ll delve into the mysteries of the cosmos, from the tiniest subatomic particles to the grandeur of distant galaxies. Buckle up as we embark on a celestial journey through the following key areas: Basic Space Science Knowledge: Unravel the secrets of the universe: black holes, quasars, dark matter, and more. Understand the fundamental forces that govern the cosmos: gravity, electromagnetism, and the strong and weak nuclear forces. Physics of the Cosmos: Explore the laws of motion, relativity, and quantum mechanics as they apply to the vastness of space. Calculate escape velocities, orbital mechanics, and the mind-bending concept of time dilation near massive objects. Cutting-Edge Technology: Get up close and personal with space telescopes, rovers, and ion propulsion systems. Learn about the latest advancements in rocketry, satellite communication, and interplanetary travel. Space Science Vocabulary: Master the lexicon of the stars: nebulae, pulsars, exoplanets, and cosmic microwave background radiation. Impress your fellow astronauts with terms like “heliosphere,” “perihelion,” and “Oort cloud.” Basic Space Facts and Cosmic Curiosities: Discover mind-boggling facts: Did you know that a teaspoonful of a neutron star weighs as much as a mountain? Unearth cosmic oddities: rogue planets, gamma-ray bursts, and the Great Attractor. Fun Things About Space: Blast off with trivia: Why do astronauts float in space? What’s the deal with Saturn’s rings? Marvel at the beauty of auroras, meteor showers, and the dance of binary stars.

(7/15 - 7/19, Burlington) - IS701 - Space Explorer - G7-G12

$475.00 Regular Price
$375.00Sale Price
  • Summer Program Refund Policy

    • Cancel and get a full refund within 48 hours of payment.
    • 100% refund till Apr 1st (minus a $50 processing fee).
    • 75% refund till May 1st.
    • 50% refund till 2 weeks prior to your program starting date.
    • No refund (or camp switches) within 2 weeks of your program starting date.

    If you would like to cancel, please EMAIL:

    If VINCI Need To Cancel due to state or county health orders or mandates, you will receive a 100% credit refund.

    If VINCI cancels for any other reason, you can choose a 100% check or a credit refund.

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