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Events on Wednesday February 19, 2014
Under Construction: Building Careers exhibition
Drill hands-on into construction trades and complete actual electrical, plumbing, architecture and building tasks!
See "Exhibits" page for details....
Step right up to aerobic Math Midway, a carnival-themed exhibition dedicated to the hands-on excitement of mathematics.
Get to the RMSC for Math Midway—problem solved! For details, go to the "Exhibits" page....
Special performances each day!
February break week. For details, click on our "Family Programs" page....
Live Science Performances
Fiery explosions, shocking experiments, musical lightning powered by Tesla coils
Auditorium Shows, Science Encounters, Electricity Theater. For details, visit our "Family Programs" page....
200 Interactive Exhibits
Build a tower, power a robot, climb a wall, discover mastodons, turn a crank, pedal a bike, explore lasers, understand weather—get hands-on in our science and technology exhibits.
For details, visit our "Exhibits" page....
Strasenburgh Planetarium Shows
Giant-Screen Films, Star & Laser Shows
Scientific adventures in space, through the desert, underwater or among volcanoes. Dazzling laser lights accompanied by rock music. For details, visit our "Strasenburgh Planetarium" page....
Science on the Edge Lecture: Mars Rovers
Recent Activities and Discoveries of the Mars Rovers Opportunity and Curiosity
7:30pm Recent Activities and Discoveries of the Mars Rovers Opportunity and Curiosity Wednesday, February 19: 7:30pm Two rovers are actively exploring the surface of Mars. The MER Opportunity rover landed 10 years ago for a planned 90-day mission, and has been working hard ever since. The MSL Curiosity rover landed successfully and has been in search of clues about the ancient geologic history of Mars. Explore current activities and the latest discoveries from both rover missions, with implications for the past presence of water on Mars. Robert Sullivan, Senior Research Associate, Cornell University...
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