Highlighted Programs and Resources

Mars

Astronomy Live: NASA Missions

January 30, 2018

Join Emily Rice and Mark Popinchalk on a journey through the solar system, featuring information and images gathered through recent NASA missions.

fossil of trilobite paradoxides gracilis

Trilobite Takedown

February 7, 2018

Join Assistant Curator Melanie Hopkins as she unlocks the early evolution of animals using trilobites as the key.

ocean wave

Ocean Luminaries

March 2, 2018

This lively event, held under the blue whale, illuminates the cutting-edge in marine research and inspires wonder about the world’s oceans. 

Milstein Science Series

Programs and Events

Milstein Science Series

This weekend afternoon series give visitors a chance to interact with scientists, discover amazing creatures, and celebrate science under the iconic blue whale.

Ecology Disrupted

Curriculum Collection

Ecology Disrupted

High school ecology curriculum that uses real scientific data to link everyday human impacts to ecological principles.

Adventures in Science

Workshop, Camp

Adventures in Science

Multi-day and weeklong science immersions for children in grades pre-K - 5 that introduce them to a wide variety of scientific disciplines through thought-provoking, hands-on investigations and interactive tours of Museum exhibits.

Middle School Institutes

Student Programs

Middle School Institutes

The Middle School Institutes (MSI) program introduces children from Grades 6 - 8 to a wide variety of scientific disciplines through thought-provoking, hands-on investigations, interactive tours of Museum exhibits and the use of digital programs and skill building.