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Use Science to “Hack” Your Big Idea this Weekend at HMNS!
March 31, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

Calling all particle physicists, designers, open source ninjas, molecular biologists, students, programmers, and rocket scientists to join forces at Science Hack Day Houston 2016, hosted by the Houston Museum of Natural Science! Science Hack Day Houston is an overnight marathon event from April 2 to 3, open to anyone excited about making things through science. […]

Save The Date: GEMS on February 11, 2012!
December 12, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

We had a terrific time at the Girls Exploring Math and Science event last year on Saturday, February 19, 2011. The Museum was buzzing with lots of learning – songs about kinetic and potential energy, buzzing instruments made with straws, Popsicle sticks and rubber bands, and lots of “ah-hah” moments throughout the day! We had a fabulous presenting sponsor […]

High Fashion: Hot Wax Batik
February 3, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Recently, teachers had a great time at the Museum participating in fun fashion projects during our ExxonMobil Teacher Training called High Fashion.  Try out this activity from the class.  Have fun and be careful!  Hot Wax Batik photo credit: filtran Materials: Adult helper Soap kettle Paraffin wax Iron – be careful to protect it from […]

Mystery Skeleton – Update 2
June 13, 2008 · 1 Comment

Post three – The experimentation continues… Grass clippings got in my vat o’ bones and turned everything green.  The Bone Builders Notebook indicated that this was bad and probably permanent. Hmmm. Drastic action had to be taken.  A quick trip to Wal-mart and 12 bottles of Hydrogen peroxide later I returned to the house for […]


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