WISL's Professor Bassam Shakhashiri & Dr. Rodney Schreiner Present The Science of Fireworks

Join the Wisconsin Initiative for Science Literacy's Prof. Bassam Z. Shakhashiri and Dr. Rodney Schreiner on Saturday, July 2nd at the Memorial Union Terrace for the Science of Fireworks, with special guests UW Director of Bands Mike Leckrone and members of his UW marching band! Beginning at 8:15 p.m., Prof. Shakhashiri and Dr. Schreiner will demonstrate the colorful and dazzling scientific phenomena that go into producing the fireworks that are the star attraction of Rhythm and Booms each year. For more information on WISL and the science behind fireworks, visit www.scifun.org.