Through the NYSCI Newsroom, you can learn about the events, programs and stories of NYSCI, New York City’s hands-on science museum. High-res photos and video, as well as current press releases, are available for download to use in news coverage, blog posts and other stories about NYSCI.

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Above and Beyond – The Ultimate Flight Exhibition Opens June 1

NYSCI launches museum visitors into the future of aerospace technology and air travel with the summer exhibition, Above and Beyond – The Ultimate Flight Exhibition.

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activities & events
Space Out Summer

NYSCI celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission with a summer filled with flight and space-themed exhibits, workshops, demonstrations, installations and a new film.

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Game Packed With Science to Launch on Earth Day

NYSCI in partnership with Design I/O has created an app for iPad, Mac OS and Windows, that pairs environmental concepts with practice in computational thinking.

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Bug Night
June 27
6:30 – 9:30 pm

Can you eat your way through a once-in-a-lifetime menu without bugging out? Join us for an interactive and engaging evening curated by Brooklyn Bugs to challenge your perception of insects featuring eight delicious courses of insect hors d’oeuvres and specialty bug cocktails!

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Carbon Sponge Workshop: Build and Plant
June 28
3:30 – 4:30 pm

Learn what Carbon Sponge is, how it works, what it could mean for climate change, and how you could create your own.

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Pick It Up: Astronaut Edition
June 29
10 am – 5:30 pm

Design and build a device that will pick up moon rocks.

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Fort Building
June 29
10 am – 5:30 pm

Build collaborative forts down in Design Lab.

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Featured News

3D theater
On Saturday, June 15, NYSCI welcomed some canine superheroes to the museum to help us celebrate the NYC premiere of Superpower Dogs 3D!
maker faire

We are announcing the cancellation of World Maker Faire 2019, which had been scheduled to occur at NYSCI on September 21-22. The cancellation is due to the financial difficulties facing Maker Media, our partner in …

community engagement
On Sunday, May 19, from 11 am – 3 pm, NYSCI will "Make Some Noise" in Times Square during NYCxDESIGN Week. During this free event, NYSCI's Explainers will be leading an interactive, multi-sensory activity for the public.

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3D theater
May 17 to January 21, 2020
Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of NASA's Apollo 11 landing on the moon, experience the adventure in real life with never-before-seen footage of the historic lunar mission.
3D theater
June 15 to May 31, 2020
Journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs who save lives and discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners.

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