Event Name Crystals in nature and technology
Start Date 10th May 2014
End Date
Duration N/A
Description This event is a special contribution of the HZB’s pupils lab to celebrate the IYCr2014 in the “Long Night of Science" in Berlin.

The programme includes:

- building of paperboard crystal polyhedra
- closest packing of ping pong balls competition
- symmetry desk: finding of symmetry elements, symmetry in nature
- destroying large calc-spar rhombohedra into small ones
- liquid crystals and LC-displays
- crystal structure analysis
- show with dry ice, rapid crystallisation processes and much more

Location Helmholtz Centre Berlin for Materials and Energy
Contact Susan Schorr
Category schools and workshops