FunLab is a unique laboratory at the American University in Cairo (AUC) where sciences can be mixed with fun to be discovered as never seen before. FunLab engages various audiences of different ages to know more about science interactively and entertainingly. FunLab’s philosophy is ‘Edutainment,’ which means science education through entertainment.
The main objectives of the FunLab are:
- Changing the perceptions, opinions, and attitudes towards science to be more positive
- Increasing knowledge and understanding of scientific concepts
- Encouraging school students to adopt STEM fields for future study and career
- Providing a unique experience for the audience full of enjoyment and inspiration
- Enhancement and enrichment of formal science education