Friday Nights @ the Museum
June 28, 5–8 PM: What's in a Click?: The Wonders of High Speed Imaging
Ever wondered what you're missing in the blink of an eye? Watch this.
Come and learn about the advances of high-speed cameras and the things scientists discover by using them. Participants will be able to engage in live demonstrations using a 11,500 fps camera, hear about the work LANL is doing with these amazing devices, understand the history of this technology and watch videos of incredible physical reactions in virtual slow motion.
- July 12 – Pinocchio Reanimated
- July 26 – Nanotechnology & Algae Biofuels Exhibits Grand Opening
Get to Know the Arduino Workshop
Saturday, July 13, 10 AM – 3 PM
The Arduino microcontroller has taken techies by storm. With this affordable system you can do home automation projects, direct a robot, and computerize activities limited only by your imagination. Hosted by Stan Cohen of New Mexico Highlands University and Gordon McDonough, Bradbury Science Museum Educator, this hands-on workshop will teach you how to build and program arduinos.
Download the registration form (PDF)
Blue Star Museums Initiative
Memorial Day, May 27, through Labor Day, Sept. 2
"The museum already has a free-admission policy, but we're participating in this program to raise awareness of the importance of honoring members of the U.S. armed services," said BSM Director Linda Deck. "The Bradbury Science Museum is excited and proud to be a part of the Blue Star Museums program as a way to thank our nation's military personnel and their families for their service."
Cell Phone Audio Tour
Faces of Science: The people behind our science
Meet the scientists behind the science at Los Alamos. Many of them felt a calling to science at an early age...now they work at a world-class research facility where childhood dreams have become reality. Use your cell phone or borrow one of ours to listen to their stories of dedication to solving world problems.
BSM website selected as Webby Award Honoree
The Bradbury Science Museum website has been selected as an Official Honoree in The 17th Annual Webby Awards in the Science category. With 11,000 entries received from all 50 US states and over 60 countries, the Official Honoree distinction is awarded to the top 15% of all work entered.
Check us out on the Webby Awards website.