Program Highlights

Fiscal year 2015 featured many programming highlights at the Museum. President Jimmy Carter attended the opening of the Countdown to Zero exhibition and discussed disease eradication efforts. Coders and programmers from around the region lent their skills to designing software to help scientists at the Museum’s first Hackathon.

July 2014
Evolution of Our Sense of Smell featuring the oPhone
August 2014
Launch of BridgeUp: STEM
September Pterosaurs
September 2014
Pterosaurs Educator Evening with 468 teachers from New York City public schools
October Margaret Mead
October 2014
2014 Margaret Mead Film Festival
November Hackathon
November 2014
Hackathon: Hack the Universe
December Kwanzaa 2014
December 2014
Kwanzaa 2014: Our Brightest Lights
January Jimmy Carter
January 2015
Jimmy Carter: Defeating Disease in the 21st Century
February Black History
February 2015
Here We Stand: Honor Black History
March Nature of Things
March 2015
On the Nature of Things: A New Work by Karole Armitage
April Isaac Asimov
April 2015
2015 Isaac Asimov Memorial Debate: Water, Water Everywhere
April 2015
NASA’s New Horizons Mission to Pluto Educator Evening hosts 335 teachers
April ID Day
April 2015
Identification Day
April Spotlight Asia
April 2015
Spotlight Asia: Big Cats