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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot brings her field trip show "Stay Home. Hit Play." to MSI for some socially distanced science. Watch more episodes at hitplaychicago.org.
Try out the experiments mentioned in "Stay Home. Hit Play."
Think like an engineer to design a parachute.
Practice a scientist's skills while trying these experiments.
We're emailing activities and ideas to bring science home.