Escape the Planet
January 24, 2017 - January 27, 2017
This Regents week, don’t just play games, learn to build them and see what you can create at the Museum! Explore astronomy, puzzle-based team gaming, and the latest virtual reality tools to find out if we can challenge Museum-goers in a totally new way. Work together with astrophysics experts and game designers to create a prototype of a virtual reality game that connects visitors to real astronomy data used by Museum scientists.
Days: January 24-27
More in this Series:
April 5, 2017
Join us for interactive discussions with scientists from across the country to learn about their research and how it relates to the world we live in!
April 17, 2017
Build your own detailed reconstruction of a hominid ancestor using forensic science and fossil casts. In this one day workshop, we will examine fossil skull casts from human relatives to sculpt facial reconstructions on 3D-printed skulls.
April 29, 2017
Have you ever thought about how you will manage your money when you are in college and on your own? Financial experts will present this workshop designed especially for youth, where you will learn what you need to know to avoid eating nothing but breakfast cereal for four years.