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Far Out: Our Solar System
December 1, 2018
One event on October 1, 2018 at 12:00am
One event on November 1, 2018 at 12:00am
One event on December 1, 2018 at 12:00am
One event on January 1, 2019 at 12:00am
This fall, science and art collide at the i.d.e.a. Museum during Far Out: Our Solar System. The exhibition, opening Friday, Sept. 28, features art and hands-on activities that explore planets and other wonders of outer space. Through art and interactives, visitors will explore what is known about each of the planets and their moons, as well as the comets, asteroids and minor planets that inhabit our solar system. Planned activities for children of all ages include: Blasting off into the solar system with the space travel simulator, Using a “Passport” to explore the solar system and learn facts about each planet,Learning how much weight varies on different planets, Exploring Area 51 (updated Black Light Room). Building prototypes of space crafts and Observing meteorites on display. This exhibition runs through Jan 20, 2019.