Nuclear Science Day for Scouts
When: Saturday, March 21, 2020
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
This SignUp closes on Thursday, February 20. Our Troops' acceptance for participation is based on a LOTTERY. We need to register first by February 21st and then may be selected.
Who: Scouts in 8th to 12th grades, limited to 10 Scouts from Troop 15 and 10 Scouts from Troop 1015.
What: BSA Scouts may earn a Nuclear Science merit badge
Our Troops' acceptance for participation is based on a LOTTERY. We need to register first and then may be selected.
The Nuclear Science Division, the Advanced Light Source and the Government and
Community Relations Office at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley are
hosting the 10th annual Nuclear Science Day for Scouts.
Participants will learn about the ABC's of Nuclear Science and will be involved in a number of
exciting and educational activities, including:
• A tour of the Advanced Light Source;
• Detection of cosmic rays;
• Investigation of radioactivity in our daily lives.
9:30am - 4:30pm PST
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab