Design Lab

Design Lab is NYSCI’s newest experience that taps into people’s natural tendency to be inventive and resourceful.

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Olympus BioScapes

View some of the winning images of Olympus America’s annual digital imaging competition. The Olympus BioScapes Competition is widely recognized as the world’s foremost showcase for outstanding images and movies of life science subjects captured through light microscopes. The exhibition will be on display at…

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Princeton’s Art of Science

Princeton’s annual Art of Science competition challenges scientists “to record the sometimes fleeting moments when science becomes art.” The Art of Science exhibition explores the interplay between science and art. Both of these disciplines involve the pursuit of those moments of discovery when what is…

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Meet an Experience Designer

It takes a lot of work – and a lot of people – to make a new museum exhibit. Peggy Monahan is one of the people behind our new Design Lab exhibition opening in June, where museum visitors can engage in activities, experiments and challenges….

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Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

View the winners of the 2013 annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition, which recognizes excellence of images of things visible under a microscope. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Human Plus: Real Lives + Real Engineering

This interactive exhibition tells stories of engineers and users who design technologies to help themselves and others achieve their goals. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Olympus BioScapes Imaging Competition

View winning images from the 2012 Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Bug Day at New York Hall of Science

Charlie & Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure

Go on an evolutionary adventure and discover the link between dinosaurs and modern birds in this bilingual English/Spanish exhibition.

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Science Inspires Art: The Cosmos

View images from ASCI’s 15th international competition and exhibition.

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NYSCI’s New Mars Rover

Meet Camille, NYSCI’s new Mars Rover.

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Arthur Ashe Learning Center Inspirational Tour

Learn about the life of legendary tennis player Arthur Ashe through touchscreens, motion paintings, augmented reality, and more. Free.

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International Science & Engineering Visualization Challenge

View 37 winning images from a competition that recognizes scientists, engineers, visualization specialists and artists who produce innovative work in visual communication.

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Tesla’s Wonderful World of Electricity

Explore the life and legacy of scientist and inventor Nikola Tesla through working models of his inventions, models of his laboratories and plants, photographic reproductions, and a narrative about Tesla’s life and work.

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Sports Challenge

Test your skills in a variety of sports and learn the vital role that science plays in sports.

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Seeing the Light

Explore the sense of sight and learn how humans see and perceive color and light.

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Science Playground

Explore the scientific principles of motion, balance, sound, sight and simple machines.

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Through a combination of hands-on activities and dynamic models, explore how math has impacted our world.

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Rocket Park Mini Golf

Explore the science of spaceflight in this nine-hold mini golf course.

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Wild Minds — What Animals Really Think

Animals are smarter than you think. Many species share cognitive skills that are considered key signs of higher mental abilities such as using tools, solving problems, self awareness, and ability to communicate. Over decades, researchers have documented these talents in different animal species, observing behavior…

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Charlie & Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure

Discover the ancestors of the kiwi bird and evidence for how evolution works.

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