On Wednesday, January 23rd, students in the Gifted & Talented program at Albany Elementary School enjoyed a visit with Mr. Science! Jason Lindsey aka “Mr. Science” with Hooked on Science is a STEM certified educator and author. He’s appeared on television stations across America, including the NBC Today Show, getting kids “Hooked on Science.” Jason visits hundreds of schools each year inspiring kids to be inquisitive about the world around them and to develop a long-term interest in science and math. His hands-on, kid-friendly, science classes and camps are offered throughout the year and have hooked thousands of kids on science. Mr. Science presented his Engineering with Minecraft program at AES. Students learned the basics of the engineering design process as they used Minecraft Legos to engineer their own creations, dissect a creeper, discover why obsidian is one of the strongest blocks in Minecraft, and more.