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Family Space Day

The galaxy just got bigger: Calling all future space explorers to Family Space Day!
February 27, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

ATTENTION FUTURE SPACE EXPLORERS: NASA has just discovered 715 new planets for you to study and learn. But let’s back up a second. Launched in 2009, the Kepler space observatory has been scanning the heavens for earth-like exoplanets — planets existing outside our solar system. The observatory has been able to detect strong possibilities of […]

Extended hours at the George this weekend make for optimum Milky Way consumption
July 8, 2013 · Be The First To Comment

The galaxy, not the candy, of course! photo by DerekSteen This Friday night, the George Observatory will offer one of the first summer viewings of the Milky Way — with extended hours from 5 to 11 p.m. And as with the George’s usual Saturday night viewings, research telescopes will also be available to stargazers along […]

Give your family some space — outer space! — at Family Space Day this Saturday
November 27, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

You probably spent a lot of time with your family over the Thanksgiving holiday, and we know just what you need: SPACE! A couple hours (or days) to yourself aren’t gonna cut it. We’re thinking this year you need some major space. Like, we’re talking outer space. And we’ve got just the ticket. Join HMNS […]

Family Space Day is Sept. 15 — one of only two left in 2012!
September 11, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

Got big plans this weekend? We’re here to help as always. Now that we’ve got your Friday night covered, we think you should head south on Saturday toward Brazos Bend for a day of family fun at the George Observatory — Family Space Day! For the duration of Family Space Day, the Expedition Center will […]



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