Join the Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale for their exhibit kick-off on its opening weekend! The Space Science Institute's National Center for Interactive Learning, with funding from the National Science Foundation and NASA, has developed a national traveling exhibition program called Great Balls of Fire: Comets, Asteroids, and Meteors. This exhibit starts on October 3rd and will run thru January 2016!
October 3 and 4, 2015 Noon to 4 p.m.
- Flying Comet - Calling all space fans. Create a comet to soar through the sky.
- Micro Meteorites - Help us search for a little piece of outer space by looking for magnetic micro meteorites in debris collected from our backyard.
- Extreme Temperatures Show - Join us as we show you the wonders of water, ice, and other low temperature elements that make up our solar system.
- NASA Live TV - Tune in LIVE with NASA as we will have them streaming all day in our Keller Science Theater.
Also on October 3rd at 1:30pm, if you want to learn more about the formation of our planet join us as our resident physicist, Hiram Bleecker (South Florida Amateur Astronomers Association) shares his knowledge of space during the MODS Speaker Series presentation.