Science of the Scare Night!
Join NIU STEM Read as they present Science of the Scare Night! Featuring a screening of John Carpenter’s Cult Classic “In the Mouth of Madness” with special guests horror authors Lex Thomas for a frightfully good time! For Horror Fans ages 13 and up (school groups welcome).
- Costume contest: Dress as your favorite character from a horror novel to win fabulous prizes!
- Hands-On Activities: check out interactive booths on the technology of haunted houses, the psychology of fear, and zombie math!
- Haunted Physics: See STEM Outreach’s spooky science experiments in action!
- Two Minutes of Terror Short Films: See the winners of our short film contest!
- In the Mouth of Madness: Watch John Carpenter’s cult classic with horror authors Lex Thomas and find out how it influenced their horror style!
- And more!