Science on Saturday events are fun, free science demonstrations at Lincoln Laboratory and are given several times each school year by volunteer scientists and engineers. All local community children aged 5-17 years old, their parents, and their teachers are welcome to attend these events.
Pre-registration is required. Parental/adult escort is required for all children. Electronic devices are not allowed in the facility. Adults must present a valid government-issued photo I.D. Children under the age of 5 are not admitted as this is an educational event for children 5-17 years old.
For directions to Lincoln Laboratory, please see the Map and Driving Directions page.


The Science and Magic of Optics!

October 19 at 10:00 a.m.

Presented at MIT Lincoln Laboratory by the Recent College Graduates Employee Resource Group

Light and optics serve as the foundation for much of the cool technology found in our modern world! Come experience some of the amazing properties of light.

  • See laser light bend and bounce
  • Learn how different colors of light combine
  • Watch flat images pop up in 3D
  • Reveal hidden messages with light
  • Visit demonstration booths
  • Win candy!


REGISTER HERE  to attend this event*.

*When registering, please sign up an adult first, then a child, followed by any remaining parties who wish to attend.











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