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Youth Museum Institute: MicroMania

Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Price: $250 (Members: $225)


Use high-resolution photography to uncover amazing details of insects, and learn about the amazing powers of the scanning electron microscope. Cultivate microbes and molds. Collect field specimens in Schenley Park, and return to the lab classroom to hunt for microorganisms. View DNA with cellular staining and gel electrophoresis—techniques that molecular biologists use to uncover biological patterns.

Campers will meet at the Portal Entry near the parking garage each morning.

Last day to register is July 26, 2017.