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Maker Lab Series

NYSCI in partnership with National Grid has created a Maker Lab series for elementary and middle school students at the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens in Richmond Hill, Queens. The Maker Lab series, led by NYSCI staff, will consist of five workshops where…

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MASTER Program

Fifteen teaching residents were tinkering at Design Lab today as part of a program called MASTER – Math and Science Teacher Residency Program. MASTER is a collaboration between NYSCI, Hunter College, and New Visions for Public Schools and is funded by the National Science Foundation….

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Design Lab Opening

Experience Design Lab, a new permanent exhibition consisting of five distinct “pods” that will allow visitors to engage in activities, experiments and challenges that provide a deeper understanding of engineering and the design process. Free with NYSCI admission.

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NYSCI and University of Wisconsin-Madison Collaborate on New Project

Leaning over a multitouch table, middle schoolers examine a digital underwater environment, shifting blocks across the screen and building lures to capture computerized fish. While the game introduces engineering principles and logic through an entertaining vehicle, the surface of the table is only half the…

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April 29: Human Plus Stories

The Story Collider and the NYSCI have brought together diverse stories that embed this millennial change in personal narratives.

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Human Plus Stories

The Story Collider and the NYSCI have brought together diverse stories that embed this millennial change in personal narratives.

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Little Makers: Locomotion Commotion

Calling all future engineers! Discover how vehicles move while playing with cars, trains and ramps.

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Engineering Day

Learn about civil engineering through interactive games, construction challenges, and hands-on activities. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Engineering Week

This year, NYSCI is extending Engineering Day to Engineering Week, kicking it off with February 17, including activities around Civil, Nano and Cosmetic Engineering. 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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Meet Author Christy Hale

Meet Christy Hale, author and illustrator of Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building. Recommended for ages 4–10. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Design Lab Opening

Experience Design Lab, a new permanent exhibition consisting of five distinct “pods” that will allow visitors to engage in activities, experiments and challenges that provide a deeper understanding of engineering and the design process. Free with NYSCI admission.

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