National Biomechanics Day 2017

The second annual National Biomechanics Day took place on April 6, 2017. We taught about 50 local high school students more about this exciting field. Check out some photos below.

 

Jon demonstrating a mechanical testing system (and breaking some chicken bones)

 

Carolyn explaining how Twizzlers Filled Twists are a composite material

 

Nicholas showing off our mouse treadmill

 

Look at how many students participated!

 

It’s a tough job, but someone has to eat the leftover candy.