Over a thousand youths participated in Hancock College's annual Friday Night Science event, which included exhibits featuring a walk-in pinhole camera, a pedal-powered generator, glowing rocks, smoke ring cannons and an explosive thermite reaction.
The event, held at the college's Santa Maria campus, aims to foster children's interest in the science, technology and math.
The dozens of exhibits, interactive experiments and demonstrations led by Hancock College students and faculty aimed to demonstrate various scientific principles.
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