Runnin' on Sun

60 minutes
$4.50 per student, pre-registration required

Explore our Renewable Energy Vehicle and use real fossil fuel specimens to role-play basic parts of a solar panel. Graph results and examine the efficiency of a solar panel. Attempt to improver it through various modifications. Supports NGSS MS-PS3-3, HS-PS3-4.

Pre-registration is required for all programs at your school. Maximum of 35 students per program. See descriptions for associated fees and availability. Location Requirement: Your school must be located 60 miles or less from The Field Museum.

Support for the Renewable Energy Vehicle provided by The Grainger Foundation. Sponsored by: Exelon Corporation.

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