Einstein Scavenger Hunt: Guess That Hall!
December 16, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s note: This post was created by HMNS Concierge and Discovery Guide Corey Green.   Our good friend Einstein came to visit the museum and went through many of our exhibit halls. Can you name the halls he’s pictured in? (Click the pictures for answers!)  Want to go on a scavenger hunt with your very own […]

Science Doesn’t Sleep (9.2.08)
September 2, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

He’s excited because he’s getting smarter. photo credit: foundphotoslj So here’s what went down after you logged off. Crew aboard the International Space Station had a bit of excitement over the long weekend (on top of the presumably high levels created by living in space) – as they had to fire the station’s thrusters in […]

Looking Back…
April 18, 2008 · 1 Comment

In case you were wondering about notable science events that happened the week of April 18th… photo credit: Luís Vieira Gross? Or just plain cool? After Albert Einstein’s death on April 18th, 1955, pathologist Thomas Stoltz Harvey removed Einstein’s brain for preservation in the hope that people in the future could determine what made Einstein so […]

Looking Back… (4/11/08)
April 11, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

In case you were curious about notable science events that have happened on April 11th… Uh, Houston, we have a problem. On April 11th, 1970, NASA launched Apollo 13. The mission, which was to land on the moon, was cut short on the second day when an explosion crippled the spacecraft. Although the mission was […]

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