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Explore Science: Earth & Space Celebration & Sleepover

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - May 31 @ 9:00 am

SLUMBER WITH THE STARS, Explore Science: Earth & Space Celebration & Sleepover

In partnership with National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network)

Saturday, May 30th

6 p.m. – 9 a.m.

Families with children ages 5+

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The Explore Science: Earth & Space event at is part of a nationwide celebration of educational programs designed to engage audiences in the awe-inspiring fields of Earth and space science. This exciting event is an opportunity to connect with current NASA science research and explore Earth and space phenomena.

The Explore Science: Earth & Space event will include exciting science, hands-on  activities led by the Galaxy Explorers and take-home materials. Participants will have a chance to make their own spin art nebula, play the Mission to Space game, explore star formation, discuss what it might be like to mine an asteroid, and much more! Have fun learning about ongoing research happening at NASA in the fields of heliophysics, Earth science, planetary science, and astrophysics. 

 

About the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network)

The project is made possible by the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network), a  national community of informal educators and scientists dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of current science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). More information about NISE Net and to download a digital Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit please visit: www.nisenet.org.

Your sleepover includes exclusive after-hours time in the exhibits, planetarium shows and telescope viewing (weather permitting). Dinner and breakfast are included with dairy free and vegetarian options. All minors must be accompanied by a ticketed adult at a ratio of 5-1.  Advance registration required.

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Start:
May 30 @ 6:00 pm
End:
May 31 @ 9:00 am
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