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  • Astronomy After Hours

    How awesome is astronomy? Participate in the Museum's free Friday night astronomy activities, including stargazing and more, and find out!

  • Live! in the Lab

    Help us try a new program! Join Museum staff for a Saturday morning laboratory investigation workshop using real laboratory tools and techniques.

  • Cambridge Science Festival

    Join the fun at the Museum during this year's Cambridge Science Festival, with activities showcasing science, technology, engineering, and math!

  • River Herring Migration: A Natural History

    Learn about the river herring's amazing migration and the natural history, science, and conservation issues surrounding these fish.

  • Meet Astronaut Chris Cassidy

    Astronaut Chris Cassidy shares his experiences and insights about living in space for months at a time!

  • J-Walt's Spontaneous Fantasia

    Sample a virtual reality where 3-D dancing figures and landscapes are all designed from scratch and in real time in the Planetarium.

  • Science Fest for Young Ones

    Join the Museum of Science for a day of hands-on science fun designed especially for young scientists ages pre – K to age 8!

  • Eating Bottles, Drinking Clouds, and Texting Your Evening Meal

    Embark on a night of sensorial discovery at David Edwards's newest culture lab, Le Laboratoire Cambridge.

  • Alive Inside: Music As Medicine

    Join us for a screening and provocative discussion to explore music and the mind, the brain's plasticity, and the power of music to heal.

  • Stand Against Racism

    Learn about the role science has placed in race throughout history, and hear about contemporary scientific studies on this important topic.

  • Book Club for the Curious

    The Book Club for the Curious is designed especially for those who are interested in science and technology and how it impacts our society.

  • World Wide Views on Climate and Energy

    Join in as ordinary citizens from up to 100 nations learn about and discuss climate and energy issues and then make recommendations for the UN.