Festival Highlights Tucson as a Leader in Science and Technology

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Science and technology will take center stage Downtown on February 18 for the first Arizona SciTech Festival, which has some 250 events around the state in January, February and March.

Science in the City, presented by 2ndSaturdays, will transform Downtown into one big science center from 2 to 6 p.m. Retailers will explain what role science plays at their shops, and many science displays will be up at the Joel D. Valdez Main Library, the Children’s Museum, Science Downtown’s courtyard and at City High School.