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Educator How-To: The magic of magnetic fields
August 26, 2013 · Be The First To Comment

What better way to understand how magnetic fields work than to see them for yourselves? Materials: •    Magnetic field line cards (green) – one per child •    Magnetic nail polish •    Clear nail polish •    Assorted magnets of various shapes and sizes •    Large clear glass playing pieces •    Button magnets (at least ½ inch) […]

Free SEM Images! Where do I sign up?
February 16, 2010 · 8 Comments

Scanning electron microscopes are hardly what I’d call a ‘household item’, but it doesn’t mean you don’t have the opportunity to use one! ASPEX is providing any and everyone the chance to see their favorite mundane objects under the powerful magnification afforded by SEMs with their ‘Send Us Your Samples’ campaign. Some of you may […]

Did you know?
March 11, 2009 · 1 Comment

It’s time for some random factoids!!! I am the type of person who is always looking to learn something new. Since I work in a museum and have a general thirst for knowledge, this usually happens on a daily basis! Because of this, I have ended up a veritable storehouse of somewhat useless facts. Here, […]


HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
(713) 639-4629


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HMNS at Sugar Land

13016 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
(281) 313-2277


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George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

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DST = Daylight Savings Time.
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