Exploring Mars and Discovering Earth
Family Fair and Science Exhibition at the World Space Week 2013

Sponsors and Collaborators:

Lahore Astronomical Society

Registration: Open to all.
Date: October 5, 2013 October 6, 2013
Time: 03:00 pm to 06:00 pm , 03:00 pm to 06:00 pm
Venue: Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park, Lahore, Pakistan

Abstract:World Space Week (WSW) is declared by the United Nations Organization (UNO) and is celebrated every year from October 4 to October 10 to celebrate the contribution that space science and technology make to the betterment of the mankind. Khwarizmi¬†Science Society, as before, also celebrating the¬†World Space Week 2013.¬†In convention with the theme of the year 2013¬†“Exploring Mars – Discovering Earth”¬†KSS¬†is presenting some experiments for students, teachers and the general public at a family fair organized by¬†SUPARCO,¬†Pakistan’s National Space Agency. Experiments will include:
  • Martian¬†Surface
  • Water Currents on Mars
  • Crators¬†on Earth, Moon and Mars
  • Creating your own Earthquakes
  • Microscopic World
  • Models of Telescope


Resource Persons:
Ahmed Waqas Zubairi

Kumail Abbas
University of the Punjab

Arifa Mirza
University of the Punjab

Murtaza Saleem