The airplane has changed our world, but do we really understand exactly how much? LIVING IN THE AGE OF AIRPLANES reminds us how profoundly this amazing invention has changed the way we do just about everything.  It also renews our appreciation for the airplane and stunningly conveys the wonder and grandeur of flying.

ROBOTS  is a sneak peek into the future at what might be possible as scientists use innovative engineering and design to make cyber characters less "humanoid" and more just plain human. Robot "actor" RoboThespian will introduce you to CHIMP, ATLAS, PR-2, Herb the Butler, ICUB, and others as he takes you on an amazing tour of what's going on in robotics labs around the world.

The Saint Louis Science Center Active Creativity Partners is a network of actively creative people in our region, including hackers, visual artists, do-it-yourselfers, actors, musicians and crafters to name a few.

On Saturday, July 16, from 10am to 4pm, Saint Louis Science Center’s Active Creativity Partners will host The Bright Ideas Expo 2016 featuring Craft Monster Market.

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. 

Learn about engineering and construction challenges and principles, from skyscrapers to bridges, highways and, of course, arches, in the Structures Gallery. Come prepared for a fully hands-on experience!