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HMNS Summer Camps: Survivor
June 12, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Summer is a time for exploring and growing, and there is no better place for learning and fun than at HMNS Xplorations Summer Camps! Campers can take week-long classes in archaeology, creepy crawlies, the science behind Harry Potter, dinosaurs, robots, crime scene investigation and much more.  A handcrafted object to harness the suns energy and heat […]

Book List: Astronomy
April 6, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

One of my favorite quotations is from the astronomer Carl Sagan.  “Somewhere something incredible is waiting to be known.”  I hope you will find something incredible in the HMNS book list  for April, featuring books about astronomy.  photo credit: linh.ngân Gazing at the sky, both during the day and at night, can provide endless hours of […]

Free Open House! at the Woodlands Xploration Station
March 27, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Ever wondered what it would be like to visit an amazing natural science museum in the Woodlands Mall?  Well here’s your chance! On Tuesday, March 31, from 4 to 7 p.m., we are holding a FREE Educators’ Open House at The Woodlands Xploration Station!!! During the Open House, which – did I mention this? – […]

Super Cool Surface Tension
March 17, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

photo credit: shioshvili Did you know that water is sticky?  It may not look sticky, but water molecules love to stick together.  Water molecules pull and tug on each other from all directions. Look at a glass of water. A special stretchy “skin” forms at the top of a glass of water because the molecules […]



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