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Discovery Sunday

Discovery Sunday

July 8 | 11:30 am - 3:30 pm

Egg Durability and the Incredible Egg Crushing Machine

To incubate her eggs, a mother bird must lie down on top of them. How can she do that without breaking them and how can a little egg be so durable? Come explore the toughness of bird eggs and find the answer to these questions and more. This exploration will feature the incredible egg crushing machine! Watch chicken eggs go SPLAT! as we figure out just how much weight a chicken egg can handle.

Included with general admission to the VINS Nature Center. For more information contact us at info@vinsweb.org or 802.359.5000.