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Oct. 31: Spooky Science Halloween

A fun science-related event for the community is hosted by the Metropolitan State University Natural Sciences Department 5 to 8 p.m, Tuesday, Oct. 31, at Metropolitan State University, Jason R. Carter Science Education Center, atrium and skyway entrance

The free event is family friendly and open to the public. Activities include the ‘MetroDome Planetarium’, microscope exploration, skull and scavenger hunt, slime making and candy.

Science students acquire hands-on experience with new equipment accessory

FTIR-1Metropolitan State’s Natural Science Department has acquired a new equipment accessory that allows students and staff to more easily prepare samples for analyzing in an FTIR Spectrometer—an instrument used by chemists to identify substances.

The department has had an FTIR Continue reading Science students acquire hands-on experience with new equipment accessory