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Jan 29, 2016, 15:49 ET

Hands-On Science Camp Makes Summer Fun at the California Science Center

 The California Science Center's Hands-on Science Camp offers a class for every age and stage to inspire young imaginations. Camp begins June...

Jan 13, 2016, 18:17 ET
Nov 03, 2015, 15:38 ET

Earth in Concert: Protecting the Planet through Music

The California Science Center, the GRAMMY Museum®, and Global Wildlife Conservation have partnered to create the one-of-a-kind exhibit Earth...

Oct 29, 2015, 14:14 ET

California Science Center Presents Space Fest 2015

 The California Science Center is presenting Space Fest, a free, three-day festival from Oct. 30 – Nov.1 featuring NASA exhibits,...

Oct 28, 2015, 09:03 ET

Journey to Space: Exhibition and 3D Film

 The California Science Center will present an in-depth look at the hazards as well as the possibilities for human space exploration with a...

Sep 28, 2015, 16:30 ET

Journey to Space: Exhibition and 3D Film Liftoff at the California Science Center October 29, 2015

The California Science Center will present an in-depth look at the hazards as well as the possibilities for human space exploration with a Journey...

Sep 11, 2015, 16:00 ET
"Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition" ended a successful, 6-month long run as one of the highest attended traveling exhibitions in California Science Center history.

Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition Closes as One of the Most Visited Exhibits in California Science Center History

 "Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition" ended a successful run as one of the highest attended traveling exhibitions in California Science Center...

Aug 21, 2015, 15:20 ET
During the water tank removal process the shuttle was visited by former Endeavour astronaut Mark Kelly, who was joined by former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords. This was the first time Mark Kelly had been inside the shuttle since he was Commander of Endeavour's final mission in 2011.

California Science Center Donates Water Tanks To NASA's International Space Station

NASA engineers this week completed the successful removal of four water tanks and one waste tank from Endeavour, a donation from the California...

Jun 16, 2015, 16:18 ET

"Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition" Unveils New Set of Scrolls

All new scroll sections, some of which have never been seen before in the US or shown publicly since their discovery, have now been unveiled...

May 28, 2015, 11:00 ET

California Science Center Foundation Announces Another Historic Space Artifact Journey Through Los Angeles City Streets

 Today the California Science Center Foundation announced the continuation of "Mission 26" with the acquisition and planned move of the only...

May 26, 2015, 14:46 ET

Splash Into the New 3-D Underwater Adventure Humpback Whales 3-D Opening at the California Science Center July 3, 2015

 Audiences will splash into a new 3-D giant-screen adventure when Humpback Whales 3-D arrives at the California Science Center on July 3, 2015....

May 22, 2015, 13:27 ET

2015 California State Science Fair Winners Announced

Winners of the 2015 California State Science Fair were announced during ceremonies that took place May 19, 2015 at the California Science Center....

Apr 23, 2015, 14:19 ET

Young Scientists From Around the State Will Compete for Top Honors at the 64th California State Science Fair

Nearly 1,000 of the state's top middle and high school students will convene for the final round of competition in the 64th annual California State...

Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 ET
Basketball player Amar'e Stoudemire and Science Center President Jeffrey N. Rudolph pose during the 17th Annual Discovery Ball at the California Science Center on Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Los Angeles, California.(Photo by Ryan Miller/Capture Imaging)

California Science Center Celebrates 17th Annual Discovery Ball

The California Science Center Foundation's 17th Annual Discovery Ball on March 7, 2015, inspired by "Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition," raised more...

Feb 19, 2015, 09:15 ET

Hands-On Science Camp Makes Summer Fun at the California Science Center

The California Science Center's Hands-on Science Camp offers a class for every age and stage to inspire young imaginations. Camp begins June 8 and...

Feb 13, 2015, 13:55 ET

Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition

The California Science Center in cooperation with the Israel Antiquities Authority is proud to present "Dead Sea Scrolls: The...

Feb 03, 2015, 12:00 ET

JERUSALEM 3D, Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch

 Jerusalem: sacred to half the people on earth; fought over more than any other place in history; conquered and destroyed, rebuilt and...

Jan 21, 2015, 13:29 ET

Time Warner Cable Supports STEM Education at the California Science Center

 Through an innovative grant from Time Warner Cable (TWC),  50 middle school students from the Challengers Boys and Girls Club in Los...

Oct 06, 2014, 17:57 ET

Delicate Operation Underway for Endeavour

 Millions of people witnessed space shuttle Endeavour's flight over California landmarks and her 12-mile, 68-hour journey through city streets...

Sep 23, 2014, 17:45 ET

Explore the Wonders of the Galapagos Islands in a Stunning New 3D Film

The California Science Center invites audiences to an exploration of a paradise unlike any other, with the breathtaking IMAX film, "Galapagos 3D:...