Amarillo, TX - In honor of National Chemistry Week, the Don Harrington Discovery Center and the American Chemical Society teamed up to create Chemi-Con.
The event took place today at the Discovery Center today. More than 400 students from local middle schools attended the event to learn about chemistry. They witnessed chemical explosions and participated in hands-on learning labs with professors Dr. Nick Flynn and Dr. David Craig from West Texas A&M University.
Mindy Morgan, Director of School Services, says the event is a way from students to further explore the concepts of chemistry in an in-depth way.