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.
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.
Made with Code Parties at the Saint Louis Science Center!
What can a young woman do with code? Literally anything! Coding and computing skills provide a foundation in problem solving, creativity, and communication skills that will help a young women succeed and stay competitive in whatever she chooses to do.
Location: Taylor Community Science Resource Center - 4900 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, MO 63110
Have you ever wondered if you would survive a zombie apocalypse? On February 19th, Dr. Terri Rebmann a biosecurity expert from St. Louis University will be leading an interactive discussion on the possibilities of a real life “zombie” outbreak, and the infectious diseases that could cause such wild and outlandish symptoms. Would you last until the end, or would you be the first to go? Join us for the first Teen Science Cafe to find out!
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.
View formula cars, hydrogen cars and steel bridges as local groups provide demonstrations and hands-on activities to celebrate National Engineers Week.