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ASTROBLOG: 6 Exciting Upcoming Skywatching Opportunities!

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Astronomy | Comments Off on ASTROBLOG: 6 Exciting Upcoming Skywatching Opportunities!

The best astronomy and skywatching events of the year are yet to come. Read on to discover what the rest of the year has in store!

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Dr. Ronald E. McNair: Eyes on the Stars

Posted by on Jan 27, 2016 in Astronomy, History | Comments Off on Dr. Ronald E. McNair: Eyes on the Stars

In memory of the 30th anniversary of the Challenger Shuttle Disaster, learn more about SC astronaut Dr. Ronald E. McNair.

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A Girl’s First Glimpse of the Stars

Posted by on Jan 22, 2016 in Astronomy, Planetarium | Comments Off on A Girl’s First Glimpse of the Stars

Adalissa couldn’t see the stars until her mother took her to the South Carolina State Museum planetarium, where Adalissa first discovered the universe above.

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State Museum Honors Volunteers for Service

Posted by on Jan 21, 2016 in Education | Comments Off on State Museum Honors Volunteers for Service

Congratulations to 41 State Museum volunteers who were recently recognized for earning the Presidential Service Award!

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LAST MINUTE LESSONS: “Super Cool” Science with Sodium Polyacrylate

Posted by on Jan 8, 2016 in Education | Comments Off on LAST MINUTE LESSONS: “Super Cool” Science with Sodium Polyacrylate

Easy to use and manipulate, working with sodium polyacrylate can lead to some pretty fun “super cool” science experiments for your classroom.

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