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Sep 24, 2015, 14:50 ET

A jugar y aprender junto con Dora y Diego de Nickelodeon en la nueva muestra Dora & Diego - Let's Explore! en el Liberty Science Center del 3 de octubre de 2015 al 24 de enero de 2016

 Prepárense para explorar con Dora y Diego en el Liberty Science Center en su flamante muestra, Dora and Diego—Let's Explore! La...

Sep 24, 2015, 14:45 ET
Children enjoying the Dora & Diego - Let's Explore! exhibit at Liberty Science Center.

Play & Learn Along with Nickelodeon's Dora and Diego in New Exhibit Dora & Diego - Let's Explore! at Liberty Science Center October 3, 2015 - January 24, 2016

 Get ready to explore with Dora and Diego at the Liberty Science Center in its newest exhibit, Dora and Diego—Let's Explore! The exhibit...

Jul 09, 2015, 15:30 ET

Liberty Science Center Names Fabiano Caruana, Highest Rated American Chess Player Ever and Third Highest Rated Player in History, as LSC Visiting Grandmaster

 Liberty Science Center announced today the appointment of Fabiano Caruana, the number two ranked chess player in the world for most of 2015...

Nov 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
Infinity Climber at Liberty Science Center

New Infinity Climber Exhibit Grand Unveiling Featuring Record-Breaking Daredevil Nik Wallenda at Liberty Science Center, Saturday, November 22, 2014

Liberty Science Center's (LSC) new Infinity Climber, the world's first suspended climbing play space of its kind, will be unveiled on Saturday,...

May 06, 2014, 16:40 ET
Liberty Science Center Logo (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Science Center)

Liberty Science Center "Genius Gala 3.0" Honors Dean Kamen, Dr. Sylvia A. Earle, and J. Craig Venter, Ph.D. with Special Performance by David Blaine May 9

Liberty Science Center will hold its Genius Gala 3.0 on Friday, May 9, 2014, with three distinguished honorees–inventor Dean Kamen, ocean...

Apr 23, 2014, 11:06 ET
Beyond Rubik's Cube opens at Liberty Science Center 4/26 (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Science Center)

Liberty Science Center Debuts Major Rubik's Cube Exhibit on World Tour

 The April 26, 2014, premiere of Beyond Rubik's Cube at Liberty Science Center marks the 40th anniversary of the world's bestselling puzzle...

May 21, 2013, 12:00 ET
A photo illustration of Groovik's Cube at Liberty Science Center in Jersey City, NJ. The giant art-meets-science installation will premiere at LSC in spring 2014, on the 40th anniversary of the invention of Rubik's Cube(R), before traveling the globe for seven years. Groovik's Cube will serve as the centerpiece of "Beyond Rubik's Cube," a 7,000-square-foot exhibition designed to celebrate the world's most popular puzzle and the many cool things the Cube has inspired in robotics, engineering, mathematics, design, art and film.  (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Science Center)

LSC Needs the Public's Help to Create the World's Largest Rubik's Cube®

Liberty Science Center is endeavoring to build Groovik's Cube – a 1.5-story high Rubik's Cube® that can be controlled via the Web from...

Jan 29, 2013, 12:34 ET
AVATAR, the highest-grossing film of all time, moves from the cinema to Liberty Science Center's exhibition halls in the NY/NJ premiere of AVATAR: The Exhibition on view to the public Feb 16 - May 19, 2013. Hands-on exhibits invite guests to explore the technologies used by filmmakers to create the visually stunning film. The exhibition also includes elaborate displays of artifacts and props such as the 14-foot-tall A.M.P. suit used in combat scenes, soldier uniforms, and the original hand-made modes of the Na'vi characters.  (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Science Center)

AVATAR: The Exhibition Invites Guests to Explore the Technologies Used by Filmmakers to Create the Visually Stunning Film

NY/NJ-AREA PREMIERE, MEDIA PREVIEW OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE 2/9-2/15 Exhibition on view to the public 2/16-5/19  AVATAR, the...

Nov 28, 2012, 12:16 ET

LSC Needs the Public's Help to Save Critically Endangered Monkeys

Grassroots Campaign Must Raise $20,000 for the Science Center to Bring a Pair of Cotton-Top Tamarins to Jersey City JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 28,...

Oct 04, 2012, 09:00 ET

David Blaine to Donate Two $1 Million Tesla Coils to Liberty Science Center After ELECTRIFIED Event

This Weekend Public at Pier 54 Can Try Hands-on Electricity Experiments In the Shadow of Mr. Blaine's Tesla Coils as He Completes His Most Grueling...

Apr 01, 2010, 15:17 ET

Liberty Science Center a Sponsoring Partner of the Fourth Annual essential2(R)life 5K in Liberty State Park on April 10

To highlight the importance of chemistry in everyday life, as well as to the overall health of our regional economy, Liberty Science Center is once...

May 13, 2008, 01:00 ET

Big Bird and His Friends From Sesame Street Take Kids on an Incredible Journey Through the Sky in: One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure

NEW YORK, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, Beijing Planetarium,...

Aug 17, 2007, 01:00 ET

The president's commission on implementation of U.S. space exploration policy (Moon, Mars and Beyond) is charged with building consensus and providing recommendations to the president regarding moon research activities, increasing young people's interest in space science, and bringing in industry and other countries as space partners. (PRNewsFoto)[RV]

Liberty Science Center Offers Amazing Experiences After a $109 Million Expansion and Renewal

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Experience the reinvented Liberty Science Center in Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ....

Jan 19, 1998, 00:00 ET

It's a Bug! It's a Germ! It's Yucky and Gross! Who Will Save the Planet From the Invasion of the Microbes?

It's So Much Fun... It's Positively Infectious Emerging from the shadows high up in the rooftop of Liberty Science Center, Microbe Man, the...

Nov 18, 1997, 00:00 ET

'E-Quest: Exploring Earth's Energy'; Liberty Science Center Unveils Major New Exhibit

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Science Center today unveiled E-Quest: Exploring Earth's Energy, a large-scale interactive...