Details on the USA Science & Engineering Festival on the Mall

Tuesday, October 19, 2010; C10

The USA Science & Engineering Festival

Where you can:

-- learn about the science of jumping rope.

-- understand science by reading comic books.

-- watch a robot try to master an obstacle course.

You can do all those things and more, including watch Rubik's Cube teams compete, at this weekend's festival.

When: Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where: The Mall at Fourth Street, Freedom Plaza, Wilson Plaza and the National Museum of Natural History.

Cost: Free.

For more information: To find out what's going on where and when, ask an adult if you can go to

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