Grant Name:

Bill Nye’s Climate Laboratory

  • Date Awarded:
    Sep 2009
     
  • Amount:
    $300,000
     
  • Term:
    26 months
     
  • Grant ID:
    GBMF2300
     
  • Funding Area:
    San Francisco Bay Area
     
 
 

This grant to Chabot Space & Science Center will support fabrication and installation of Bill Nye’s Climate Laboratory, an exhibition to increase climate change science literacy and engagement in approximately 175,000 youth, ages 8-14, over two years measured by 1)knowledge of fundamentals of climate science and impact of human energy use; 2) knowledge of sustainable energy technologies; and 3) actions taken to support sustainable energy and reduce their climate impact.

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