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Koshland Science Museum


The Resilient America Roundtable has partnered with the
Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences to develop the role-playing game, Extreme Event, that build community resilience in the face of disasters.  Game participants experience what it takes for a community to prepare for and respond to a disaster by working with other players through disaster scenarios to prioritize resources, build coalitions with other community groups, respond to the disaster, and assess the disaster's impacts on the community.

Watch an overview of the Extreme Event Game produced by Intuitive Company

Watch the Extreme Event game in action.

Game materials for two disaster scenarios, River City and Coastal City, are available online.

Learn how to host your own Extreme Event.

 
News and Past Events

August 2015 - Extreme Event wins a Gold Medal in the 2015 International Serious Play Awards

January 29, 2014 -
Planning for Community Resilience: The Long and Short of It
 event with Resilient America Roundtable member, Ellis M. Stanley, Sr.









 

 

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