Blackbeard: The Science of Pirates

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Blackbeard: The Science of Pirates

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4/6 (Saturday)
from 10:00am - 3:00pm
2019-04-06 14:00:002019-04-06 19:00:00America/New_YorkBlackbeard: The Science of PiratesPirates and science and Blackbeard! Oh my! Come out to the fifth annual QAR Lab Open House to experience the ongoing conservation of the infamous pirate Blackbeard's flagship, Queen Anne's Revenge. Learn how conservators and archaeologists use chemistry, physics, technology, and more to conserve 300-year-old artifacts through fun hands-on activities and behind-the-scenes demonstrations. Be an archaeological conservator for a day and discover how interdisciplinary, scientific research is bringing North Carolina History back to life! 1157 VOA Site C Road, Greenville, NC 27834

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ECU West Research Campus
1157 VOA Site C Road
Greenville, NC 27834

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Pirates and science and Blackbeard! Oh my! Come out to the fifth annual QAR Lab Open House to experience the ongoing conservation of the infamous pirate Blackbeard's flagship, Queen Anne's Revenge. Learn how conservators and archaeologists use chemistry, physics, technology, and more to conserve 300-year-old artifacts through fun hands-on activities and behind-the-scenes demonstrations. Be an archaeological conservator for a day and discover how interdisciplinary, scientific research is bringing North Carolina History back to life!

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FREE!

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NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources