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.
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.
The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition
Come celebrate aerospace technology with this new highly interactive special exhibition. Above and Beyond features simulations that allow visitors to design and test-fly a supersonic jet, experience flight as a bird, and ride in a space elevator. This special exhibition will immerse you in flight and space travel.
Miles from Tomorrowland: Space Missions
At the Saint Louis Science Center: July 20 – August 31
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.
Introducing Preschool Science Series, the perfect program for your young scientist! Preschool age children and their adult partner will explore, investigate, and do science together. Each session features a different topic, so you will want to attend often!
Dates: 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Mondays of the month. Call reservations to confirm.
Celebrate scouting with two full days of programs especially for Boy Scouts! All ranks of scouts in uniform will be eligible for additional discounts. Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts from any council and/or district are welcome.