July 30, 2019

We've been having so much fun this summer, and we're bummed it's almost over! But never fear, even though school looms around the corner, at the Science Center, that just means it's time to go back to cool. All our regular workshops and programs return in the fall, and...

May 4, 2018

Have you ever mixed copper sulfate-a blue liquid-with different types of metals to see how they react to each other? This past Saturday at our GEM (Girls Engaged in Making) Workshop we did exactly that! Taking pieces of tin, lead, aluminum, magnesium, zinc, copper, and...

November 1, 2017

Our first GEM workshops inspired young females to engage in science by creating recycled paper and engineering paper that, when heat is added, folds into any design they imagine.

Paper from the shredder goes from junk to art when the GEMs turn it into the recycled paper...