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Game Packed With Science to Launch on Earth Day

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Sustainable Spring Break

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Bionic Me Press Release

Through more than 20 exhibit components, visitors to the new exhibition Bionic Me will get a hands-on view of how technology can augment, and sometimes even surpass, human abilities.

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Little Makers: Sink and Float
April 21
10:30 am – 12:15 pm

Learn what buoyancy is with things you're familiar with, such as cork, pipe cleaners and cardboard – predict if they will sink or float if you put them in water and then test your creations.

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Sustainable Spring Break
April 22 to April 26
12 – 4 pm

Join us for a week of installations, prototypes, workshops and experiences related to sustainable thinking and action.

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Sustainable Spring Break Late
April 24
5 – 7 pm

We are extending museum hours to allow for more family fun and exploration of our Sustainable Spring Break projects!

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Gazillion Bubble Show Preview
April 25
12 – 2 pm

During Sustainable Spring Break, amaze your whole family with mind blowing bubble magic. Free with NYSCI admission.

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Featured News

NYSCI's newest computational thinking app, The Pack, featured at the 2018 USA Science and Engineering Festival.
40 students from Corona, Queens attended an innovative new after-school program, Creative Computing Academy, to learn digital skills and explore computer science in a fun and creative informal learning environment.
community engagement
During the school year, the Science Ambassadors program will admit thousands of students and their guardians to NYSCI for free in the after-school hours from Monday through Thursday.

More from NYSCI

3D theater
February 1, 2018 to June 30, 2018
A breakthrough look at a secret world within the ocean that is perhaps the biggest story of all – that the smallest life in the sea is the mightiest force on which we all depend.
3D theater
September 1, 2018 to July 31
From the Great Wall of China and the world’s tallest buildings to underwater robots, solar cars and smart, sustainable cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected and amazing ways.
May 11, 2018 • 5:30 – 8 pm
Join us for our 3rd annual STEM Career Expo to learn about the wide range of careers in STEM.

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