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Two of your instructors ran the Terrapin Mud Run!

Hopefully you've already figured out that The Great Adventure Lab only hires AWESOME science and engineering instructors. Two of them , Diego and Barry, competed in the Terrpain Mud Run today at Terrapin Adventures in Savage, Md. We also sponsored two guest runners, Etienne, a visiting engineering student from France, and Indy, our founder's son! [...]

By |2014-05-04T14:54:33+00:00May 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Two of your instructors ran the Terrapin Mud Run!

This is why parents and PTAs love us

Are you tired of McScience clubs at your school? You know, the ones that cram tons of kids into one room with one teacher, and then run a demonstration at the front of the class? Try us out! The Great Adventure Lab features small class sizes and hands-on, fun AND educational STEM activities for every [...]

By |2014-07-18T01:58:40+00:00May 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on This is why parents and PTAs love us


Hey kids, have you built a bunch of LEGO Robotics kits?  Have you ever taken them apart and built something totally different? Check out what these two engineers did with some Mindstorms parts (ok, and a lot more ....). Hint: it only takes a bit more than 3 seconds! [youtube height="315" width="560"][/youtube]

By |2014-03-26T11:31:39+00:00March 17th, 2014|robots|Comments Off on Cubestormer!

Summer Camp registration is now open!

Grab your towels and sunscreen! It's time to sign up for The Great Adventure Lab's awesome outdoor/ indoor robotics, science and engineering summer camps! This year, in addition to our super-fun summer camps for rising K-7 students, we are introducing a new half-day morning camp for rising K-1 students. We have plenty of new activities [...]

By |2014-02-24T14:24:08+00:00February 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Summer Camp registration is now open!

Girls Get Science in the news!

So you thought we were asleep on this blog ... Nope. We were wide awake the whole time trying to go out into the world and make a difference that would be worth blogging about. So here's something. On Nov. 2, we held our sixth-ever Girls Get Science event. This is a parent-daughter event for [...]

By |2013-11-22T12:08:08+00:00November 22nd, 2013|Classes, Events, Featured, Girls, NASA, robots, STEM|Comments Off on Girls Get Science in the news!