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Science Behind Zip-Lines

Science Behind Zip-Lines

STEM literacy by way of zip-line? Yes, it can be done! Specifically designed for middle and high school students, our Science Behind the Sport programs bring physics and engineering principles to life. Learn how to calculate your maximum speed before going out on tour. Actual zip speeds are captured – allowing students to compare their results. Environmental curriculum pertaining to the WVU Research Forest is also provided while on tour. 

Weight: 70-250 lbs.                  Length: 4 hrs.
Intensity:   Exciting                    Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall
Ideal For: K-12 school groups or educational clubs

To begin your Reservation:
Visit the Science Behind the Sport Zip-Line Page for more information!

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Science Climbing

Science Behind Climbing

Hoist you STEM knowledge to new heights by discovering how engineering principles relate to ropes and other climbing gear. Explore basic concepts of anatomy, geology, chemistry and much more! Specifically designed for middle and high school students, this Science Behind the Sport program utilizes both the WVU Indoor Climbing wall and other outdoor climbing areas as educational learning environments.

Weight: 70-250 lbs.                  Length: 4 hrs.
Intensity:  Exciting                    Seasons:  Spring, Summer, Fall
Ideal For: K-12 school groups or educational clubs

To begin your Reservation:

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