STEAMpunk- Leonardo Fibonacci 2018
Go back in time to 1700 A.D. to delve into the work of Leonardo Fibonacci at “STEAMpunk” from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, at the Museum of Nature and Science, 411 North Main St. Learn about Fibonacci’s studies and techniques that led to many mathematical principles still used today.
During this one-hour session, participants will learn about one of the world’s greatest mathematicians and participate in a hands-on activity to further their knowledge on the principles that came from his lifelong dedication to the subject of math. Participants will also learn about the life and goals of Leonardo Fibonacci through a short presentation, followed by an art project that uncovers the golden ratio and Fibonacci sequence.
Admission to the Museum of Nature and Science is free. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday. For additional information, visit the website at: http://las-cruces.org/museums or call 575/522-3120.