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What’s Happening Today

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September 25, 2022

9:00 am
Tinkering Activities

Free hands-on activities are available in the Tinkering Garage and Tinker Works daily. These spaces provide children and adults with materials and tools to explore their sense of innovation and creativity. Each space has a monthly theme but guests are encouraged to explore beyond the theme if they wish.

11:00 am
Tinkering Activities

Free hands-on activities are available in the Tinkering Garage and Tinker Works daily. These spaces provide children and adults with materials and tools to explore their sense of innovation and creativity. Each space has a monthly theme but guests are encouraged to explore beyond the theme if they wish.

12:00 pm
Two Pieces of Glass

The invention of the telescope provided man’s first glimpse into the true nature of the Universe. But today with advanced technology applied to its use, we continue to open new vistas into the wonders that reside in the depths of the cosmos. From simple to extremely complex, telescopes remain our eyes revealing secrets we have yet to understand.

1:00 pm
Forces and Fire

Chemistry and physics meet in this fiery, explosive show! Join our Science Live team as they share some of their favorite demonstrations.

This show is presented in the Science Live Auditorium near the main entrance.

Please Note: Science shows can get LOUD! Our presenters will give cues in advance of explosions and loud noises. However, the shows can get VERY loud.

1:00 pm
Journey Through the Cosmos - LIVE Show

Audience participation is a must for deep space travel! Come join us for our LIVE presentation as we look up into the night sky, cruise around the solar system, and maybe even see a galaxy far, far away.

Journey Through the Cosmos is presented in Spanish at 3pm the last Saturday and first Sunday of every month.

Únase a nosotros para "Viaje Por El Cosmos" en español a las 3 p.m. el primer Domingo y el último Sábado de cada mes.

2:00 pm
Forward to the Moon

Artemis is the name of the NASA project which will return astronauts to the moon. The sister of APOLLO and the successor to that age of discovery, ARTEMIS will be our return to the moon, this time to stay. From concept to landing, exploration and ultimately colonization, Project Artemis is the future of NASA space exploration which ultimately leads to Mars. "Forward to the Moon" provides a wide view of the of Project ARTEMIS and the technology it involves.

3:00 pm
Journey Through the Cosmos - LIVE Show

Audience participation is a must for deep space travel! Come join us for our LIVE presentation as we look up into the night sky, cruise around the solar system, and maybe even see a galaxy far, far away.

Journey Through the Cosmos is presented in Spanish at 3pm the last Saturday and first Sunday of every month.

Únase a nosotros para "Viaje Por El Cosmos" en español a las 3 p.m. el primer Domingo y el último Sábado de cada mes.

3:00 pm
Explosions Show

Warning: This live show just might blow your mind. Experience the explosive fun of Science Live! This dynamite show is anything but ordinary. Watch our scientists perform a variety of experiments in this explosion spectacular, but be prepared — this show gets loud.

This show is presented in the Science Live Auditorium near the main entrance.

Please Note: Science shows can get LOUD! Our presenters will give cues in advance of explosions and loud noises. However, the shows can get VERY loud.

4:00 pm
Journey Through the Cosmos - LIVE Show

Audience participation is a must for deep space travel! Come join us for our LIVE presentation as we look up into the night sky, cruise around the solar system, and maybe even see a galaxy far, far away.

Journey Through the Cosmos is presented in Spanish at 3pm the last Saturday and first Sunday of every month.

Únase a nosotros para "Viaje Por El Cosmos" en español a las 3 p.m. el primer Domingo y el último Sábado de cada mes.

5:00 pm
Planetarium Spotlight

Presenter's choice! Sit back as our planetarium educators showcase new content and a variety of specialized shows. Call on your sense of adventure and join us as we launch into the wonders of astronomy. This show may be a live presentation and discussion, pre-recorded footage, or a combination of both.