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Apr 10, 2014, 19:33 ET

Distinguished Lab Scientist Edward Moses to Present at Chabot Future Friday Series

The popular speaker series Future Fridays continues with Edward Moses, Director of Fusion Science and Applications Research at Lawrence Livermore...

Mar 11, 2014, 17:19 ET

April Kicks Off Trifecta of Lunar and Solar Eclipses

On the evening of April 14, a 3.5 hour lunar eclipse is the feature at a special viewing party at Chabot Space & Science Center. Beginning a...

Jan 16, 2014, 17:17 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center hosts the 6th Annual Bay Area International Children's Film Festival

A weekend of film presentations and cinema education workshops  Chabot Space & Science Center has partnered with The Bay Area...

Jan 14, 2014, 14:40 ET

Local Teen named 2014 "Great American Museum Advocate" by American Alliance of Museums

Student Will Travel to Washington D.C. to Present at Museums Advocacy Day The American Alliance of Museums ("AAM") has selected the first...

Dec 09, 2013, 14:39 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center And Dashe Cellars Launch THE COMET Wine

Partnership Renews Winemaking Tradition and Benefits Science Center  Chabot Space & Science Center, in partnership with Oakland-based...

Oct 25, 2013, 17:58 ET

Science and Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" to Usher LASERIUM Back to the Bay Area on November 1

Chabot Space & Science Center and Grateful Dead's Rex Foundation to Benefit on Opening Night Opening Night: Bring Back the Light...

Oct 10, 2013, 18:23 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center Brings LASERIUM Back to the Bay Area

Stunning Laser Light Show to Open on 40th Anniversary for Limited Engagement  LASERIUM: the Cosmic Laser Concert, will open November 3rd...

Sep 09, 2013, 17:00 ET

Environmental Activist Tom Steyer to be Honored at Chabot Space & Science Center Starlight Gala

Evening Will Recognize Champions of Science Spees, Rogers, PG&E, Cohen At the Starlight Gala on September 21, Chabot Space & Science...

Aug 05, 2013, 16:40 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center Leads Bay Area Teacher Training in the Next Generation Science Standards

 Chabot Space & Science Center is conducting intensive teacher development workshops August 5th-9th to bring Bay Area teachers up to speed...

Jul 30, 2013, 14:06 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center Opens Doors For A Day Of Dogs

Ian Dunbar to Keynote; US Coast Guard to Present Canine Demos  On Saturday, August 10th, Chabot Space & Science Center invites pet...

May 29, 2013, 15:05 ET

Asteroid 1998 QE2 Flies Close to Earth on Friday

 On Friday, May 31 at 1:59pm (PDT) Asteroid 1998 QE2 will cruise 3.6 million miles from Earth, approximately 15 times the distance between the...

May 09, 2013, 19:21 ET

Governor Brown Appoints Chabot Space & Science Center CEO Zwissler to Bay Conservation and Development Commission

On May 7, the Office of Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the appointment of Chabot Space & Science Center CEO and Executive Director,...

Apr 08, 2013, 19:40 ET

Venus on Mars: Women on Space Discussion Panel at Chabot Space & Science Center

On Friday, April 12, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Chabot Space & Science Center is honored to host an all-female discussion panel on the...

Feb 12, 2013, 18:40 ET

A.I.M. Higher at Chabot Space & Science Center

Asteroid, Inventions and Machines Featured over the Holiday Weekend Chabot Space & Science Center announces a packed "A.I.M....

Jan 09, 2013, 20:36 ET

Touch the Sun Opens at Chabot Space & Science Center

NASA's Magnificent Solar Images on Display in New Interactive Exhibit  "Touch the Sun," a new interactive exhibition utilizing stunning...

Dec 18, 2012, 20:11 ET

Begin the Baktun at Chabot Space & Science Center

The New Maya Cycle Begins with a Sunrise Hike and Community Lego Temple Build Celebrate the end of the Maya Calendar cycle and welcome a new...

Nov 15, 2012, 15:52 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center Opens LabDash!

Award Winning Climate Lab Phase II Launched with Visitors' Inventions Featured Bill Nye's Climate Lab II: Lab Dash! opens to the public on...

Oct 19, 2012, 17:55 ET

Free Science Day - Flash Mob Science, Haunted Hallows & Science Shuttle Arrive At Chabot Space & Science Center

On Saturday, October 27, 2012, from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m., Chabot Space & Science Center will be the East Bay location for the Bay Area Science...

Oct 11, 2012, 16:26 ET

Chabot Space & Science Center Names Clorox, Bechtel, others, "Champions of Science"

Starlight Gala Raises a Quarter of a Million for STEM Education  At its annual Starlight Gala on September 22, Chabot Space &...