The NCAA Frozen Four hockey championships are coming to St. Paul this weekend. And here's a chance to win a field trip to the Science Museum of Minnesota and to be part of the Friday Night at the Frozen Four festivities. Make a two-minute video on some aspect of the science involved in the sport of hockey. Learn more by watching this video.

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KelsiDayle's picture
KelsiDayle says:

Where can I get the details?

Like, is there an age limit on this? And where should I submit my video? And, most importantly, what's the due date?

... Oh, and, one more question -- will there be a test on any of this?!

posted on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 12:28pm
Thor's picture
Thor says:

I think all the vital details are in the video.

posted on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 12:56pm
KelsiDayle's picture
KelsiDayle says:

Meh... there was a link for more info, wasn't there?

Unfortunately, it doesn't matter anyway because according to the official contest rules,

"Eligible Participants may enter the Promotion between December 2, 2010, beginning at 10 a.m. CST and March 15, 2011 ending at 11:59 p.m. CST...

We missed the due date. Bummer dude.

posted on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 1:50pm
KelsiDayle's picture
KelsiDayle says:

On a related note, a hockey-loving friend sent me this article today on the RiverCentre and Xcel Energy Center's award-winning Leadership in Sustainability program.

In the first year of the program, the facilities cut their garbage output by 48% while raising recycling rates by 41%. The second phase of the project

"aims to reduce the carbon footprint of the facilities by 80 percent and make them 20 percent more efficient than average within three years time."

That's no small feat!

You can read the full reports here.

posted on Tue, 04/05/2011 - 12:48pm

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