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Homeschool Family Science Day is next month! On April 3, we'll be exploring Force, Motion, and Energy in lab-style experiments. Get your tickets now to participate!

Perot Museum Photo 2018-03-17 14:52

Want to chill your St. Patrick's Day beer quickly? Put the bottles in a cooler with ice and add some salt. The salt will lower the freezing point of the water, meaning there will more sub-zero water on the surface of the bottle, causing it to chill more quickly than in just ice or a refriger...

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Our All Boys Engineering sleepover is April 13. Reserve your spot to participate in building challenges, meet engineers from the community, and explore the Museum's architecture and exhibits after hours.

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We're having a great spring break! There's still time to join us for Motor Mania, Space Rock Talk, and other special activities through March 18. Get your tickets now at

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Member registration for Summer Discovery Camp has begun! Choose from Zombie Survival, Jurassic Journey, Culinary Chemistry, and more at

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“I am just a child who has never grown up. I still keep asking these ‘how’ and ‘why’ questions. Occasionally, I find an answer.” -Stephen Hawking, 1942-2018

Perot Museum Photo 2018-03-13 16:12

Our Life Then and Now Hall is full of prehistoric animals – some so big we had to make the hall twice as tall as the others! Be awed by our Alamosaurus, mammoth, pterosaur, and more. Get tickets at

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During spring break, you can test your knowledge at a special space version of science trivia, build rockets, see space rocks up close, and more! See all the fun activities happening this week at

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With lighting becoming more efficient, there are doubts about whether Daylight Saving Time actually reduces energy consumption. Some studies even show that it slightly increases consumption. Do you support DST, or think it should be abolished?
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The drawing exhibits the technical prowess that made William Turner both controversial and celebrated. The lake and mountains display successive applications of color—in dilute washes, drier watercolors, and semi-opaque mixtures—while the mist and reflections reveal the smooth white surface of the paper scraped out of an already painted area. Featured Artwork of the Day: William Turner (British, 1775-1851) | The Lake of Zug | 1843

American Museum of Natural History Photo 2018-03-18 00:28

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