Innovative Engineers

Engineers' biographical stories show how the paths to engineering success are as diverse as their remarkable inventions.

Energized!

Learn about sunlight, wind, moving water, and other self-replenishing sources that generate energy with fewer negative side effects.

Catching the Wind

Learn how turbines transform wind into green energy, and track the Museum's Wind Lab energy production.

Super-Cold Science

Use liquid nitrogen to explore how dropping an object's temperature can lead to some unusual and amazing effects.

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Rockets: There and Back Again

Become a rocket scientist! Design, build, and test balloon rockets and re-entry parachutes.

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Engineering: Bridges Workshop

Students listen to an engineering tale, learn about the science of bridges, then design and build their own models.

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Motion: Forces & Work

Students explore motion and learn how simple machines work.

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Engineering: Windmill Workshop

Students explore the engineering design process and build their own energy-producing wind turbine.

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Technology in Our Lives

Learn all about the Large Hadron Collider, robotics, the future of computing, and more.

Science Snapshot

Take a closer look at the latest in science and technology in our lives.

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