2018 National Science and Technology Week ~ The Event of Mobile Science Museum Enter s Shanxi has ended successfully
May 28 , 2018, 4:15pm A uthor /photographer : Yifan WU ; Translation by Jiang Lili
On May 25, 2018, the final station of Mobile Science and Technology Museum came to Huayue M iddle S chool and Huayue E lementary S chool in Huayin c ity of Weinan c ity, Shanxi p rovince to carry out two day -long popular science activities for local students and citizens .
At the opening ceremony on the 25th , the mayor of Huayin Li Xingong delivered a speech. Then Dr. Zhao Hongtao , t he team leader of the n ational m obile t echnology m useum and director of the S cience Communication D epartment of the Beijing Museum of N atural History gave a brief introduction to th is itinerant exhibition. In the end, Mr. Xu Jiajun , the d ivision c hief of S cience P opularization D epartment of the China S cience and T echnology E xchange C enter , representing the N ational S cience and T echnology W eek O rganizing C ommittee , donated popular science instruments worth of 5 0,000 yuan to Huayin City.
S tudents’ enthusiasm never diminished even under the hot sun, and they lined up in long queues at different exhibition hall s . In the smoke evacuation simulation room of the China F ire M useum , after experiencing the s imulated building fire, students learned how to take a quick and correct way to escape; in the M useum of Chinese Gardens and Landscape Architecture exhibition hall students used their imagination to design a unique garden; In the China R ailway M useum exhibition hall, the students assembled the train model together, learning about railway s and experiencing a hands-on program . In the dome-screen of the Beijing P lanetarium , the students experienced a fantasy star ry drifting…
The s tudents were excited about various interesting interactive exhibits . After hands-on and zero -distance experience with the science and technology exhibition , s tudents felt how close and practical science is. Through this program , the students expressed their increasing interests in learning science and technology.
T he event of " 2018 National Science and Technology Week and Mobile Science and Technology Museum Enter s Shanxi " which has lasted 11 days, end ed successfully . The team members endured the hot sun and rain s , even the dust storms , to bring the wonderful popular science feast to the local people. The participants fe lt the charm of science and technology in the interaction, got inspired by the experience, and utilized their scientific spirit in the exploration. In the future, mobile science and technology museum will enter more regions, communicate scientific knowledge to the general public and help cultivat e students’ interest in exploring science.