Adventures in Science
Astrofavorites: The NASA Training Missions (Grades PreK and K)
September 19, 2013 - November 3, 2013
Calling all future astronauts! Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live and work in space? In this workshop students will train to go on space walks, conduct experiments on a space station, and experience the thrill of space travel.
Pre-K and K
Three Thursdays, 4:30 - 6:00 PM: September 19, 26, and October 3
Three Sundays, 1:30 - 3:00 PM: October 20, 27, and November 3
Please Note: These caregiver-child workshops are structured to provide a unique opportunity for caregiver-child teams to experience science at the Museum and learn together. Each child must be accompanied by one adult. Only a registered child and his/her caregiver may attend with no additional guests.
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August 3, 2015 - August 28, 2015
Get up close and personal with tarantulas, examine the strength of spider silk, investigate how spiders inspire robotics engineers, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming Spiders Alive exhibit.
August 17, 2015 - August 21, 2015
Do you have what it takes to be an archaeologist? Find out as you explore a simulated archaeological dig site, analyze plant and animal remains found alongside our ancestors, and design your own prehistoric home to help you survive.
August 24, 2015 - August 28, 2015
How can paleontologists know what dinosaurs looked like, all those years ago? Use the tools and techniques of paleontology to examine real fossils, figure out how dinosaurs walked, and determine what might have covered their skin—scales, feathers, or nothing at all.