A Beautiful Planet is a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective and increased understanding of our planet and galaxy as never seen before. Made in cooperation with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the film features stunning footage of our magnificent blue planet — and the effects humanity has had on it over time — captured by the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
Explore the wilds of America and celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service in this giant screen film as big as the outdoors. National Parks Adventure, narrated by Robert Redford, is an adventure for the whole family. Journey through some of America's most majestic wild places and discover a tapestry of natural wonders that will inspire the adventurer in us all.
Miles from Tomorrowland: Space Missions
At the Saint Louis Science Center: July 20 – August 31
Learn what it is like to travel, live and work in space. Settle into the Orthwein StarBay for a must see Planetarium Show and explore the Boeing Space Station above on the StarBridge.
Come visit Experience Flight where you can quite literally experience what it is like to fly and ride in various aircraft through fully immersive simulators!
Take the Controls!
Challenge yourself with some brain-teasing math puzzles, including tangrams, number puzzles, logical puzzles and more! The Do the Math! Math Cart is located in Human Adventure.
Experience the wonder of simple machines working together in this amazing kinetic sculpture. Colored balls travel over 1/4 of a mile of track, going through loops, flying into nets, and more! Try using your energy to lift balls into the machine at the Energizer Wheel located in the Emerson Lobby.
Take part in a free and fun live science demonstrations at CenterStage.