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Solar cars on a mission

Wednesday, 20 March, 2013 - 12:00 to 17:00

It is an increasing challenge for car manufacturers to build greener and cleaner cars. Cars powered by solar energy, with their light, easy design and zero carbon emission are mainly used for racing and exploring the other planets in the universe. In this workshop you will have the opportunity to learn more about solar cars, design and build your own racing solar car and enjoy the fun of winning!

Chemistry and Electronics
Age group: 
11–14 year olds
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