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New Exhibits At South Coast Museum Created By High School Engineering Students

More than a dozen teenagers are trying some brand new high tech interactive exhibits which just opened at a South Coast museum. But, the teens here aren’t just playing with the exhibits at Santa Barbara’s MOXI: The Wolf Museum of Exploration and Innovation. The high school students are fine tuning them, because they are the designers and builders.

The six exhibits are the result of a year and a half long collaboration between MOXI and the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy.

The exhibits help make science interactive, and present concepts in ways that make you feel like you are playing a game.

The Engineering Academy showcase is open through April 14th at the museum.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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