Dino Fest at Home – Dino Puppet Meet and Greet

Come and meet one of our Dinosaur Puppets and a Puppeteer from the Museum's Performing Arts team in this virtual performance. They will share how they work together with paleontologists […]

Dino Fest at Home – Digging Deeper Dino Discussion

Join science communicator Dustin Growick in conversation with Dinosaur National Monument Paleontologist, ReBecca Hunt-Foster, and Lead Paleontologist of the Petrified Forest National Park, Dr. Adam Marsh, as they share more about the scientific research that takes place on public lands and the importance of these national landmarks.

Dino Fest at Home – Paleo Chat

Ever wonder what it is like to excavate fossils in the field and how to be there one day? Paleo Chats invite attendees to meet people with field experience and ask them about their journey, research, excavation stories or favorite food in the field!

Dino Fest at Home – Dino Puppet Meet and Greet

Come and meet one of our Dinosaur Puppets and a Puppeteer from the Museum's Performing Arts team in this virtual performance. They will share how they work together with paleontologists to help bring science to "life" through puppetry!

Dino Fest at Home – Digging Deeper Dino Discussion

Join science communicator Dustin Growick in conversation with the Head of Paleontology at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, Dr. Lindsay Zanno, as they discuss what it is like discovering new species of dinosaurs and how dinosaurs have inspired people of all ages.

International Observe the Moon Night | NASA Planetary Missions Program and U.S. Space & Rocket Center

We are celebrating International Observe the Moon Night on September 26, 2020. You will enjoy a live planetarium show with interviews with Planetary Scientists. Don't miss out on this fun and informative program. This event is hosted by Marshall Space Flight Center's Planetary Missions Program and the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. Event Link:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3Z66TH1FVI&feature=youtu.be

National Astronomy Day & International Observe the Moon Night | September 26, 2020

National Astronomy Day & Observe the Moon Night Part 1 6:30-7:15 pm: Robert Burnham and his Celestial Handbook Robert Burnham, Jr. compiled one of the most popular astronomy books ever—the three-volume "observing bible," Burnham’s Celestial Handbook—while working at Lowell Observatory in the mid-20th century. However, Burnham’s life was tragic in many ways. In celebration of […]

Chicago Toy and Game Fair | Young Inventor Challenge

Young Inventor ChallengeShow your game or toy idea to major toy companies, receive valuable feedback on your invention, and maybe even win prizes and have it considered for publishing! It is easy and fun! How can you get started? ​ Check out our "Meet Amazing Toy & Game Inventors" Video Series and Break It, Make […]