How can we transform tab water into snow? How does nature manage to clear our water? Children aged 3 to 12 will get answers to those questions at the Children's University of TU Bergakademie Freiberg which will be streamed on December 5 at Graphics: TU Bergakademie Freiberg

Mascot TU-Lino will welcome boys and girls at 10 a.m. The Children's University kicks off with hydrogeologist Professor Traugott Scheytts experiments with water for kids aged 6 ot 12.

At 11 a.m. smaller kids aged 3 to 6 can experience a Science Show presented by reporter Joachim Hecker. With his radio broadcast «Heckers Hexenküche» at WDR he brings the fascination of science to families homes. On December 5 he presents "many questions and a show packed with answers" and explaines, why our voice sounds strange when it's recorded, how one can make a musical instrument from a shoe lace or whether tab water can be transformed into snow.

Participating children can paint a picture on the topics of the online children's lectures and win a voucher for the local book shop. To take part, please sent your drawing to or hand it in at Campus Cafe SIZ leaving your name, age and contacts. All participants will receive a scarf with mascot TULino.

The livestream will be available on December 5 at - no registration required.