Thursday, March 10, 2011

Pi(e) are Celebrated at SciPort on Pi Day, which is Mon, March 14

Monday, March 14 (3/14), is Pi Day (3.14), says Karen Wissing.

Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center plans to host an array of activities exploring the value of the mathematical “pi.” Twill be a fun and tasty day of learning the significance of this important number.

Activity highlights include:
* Pi (Rep)eating Contest – Sing the Pi Song, and see how far you can go before losing your way.
* Pursuing Pi – Take part in the historical hunt for the value of Pi and Archimedes’ discovery.
* Pi(e) aren’t square – Create a tasty version of Liquid Nitrogen Pi(e), and then dig in!

Program and activities are free with admission to the Center.

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