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MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY FEATURES SUPERPOWER DOGS IN NEWLY RENOVATED GIANT DOME THEATER

CHICAGO (August 1, 2020)–The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI) invites guests to join an immersive adventure to experience the life‐saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs with Superpower Dogs inside MSI’s Giant Dome Theater. Journey around the globe to places like Africa and Italy to see remarkable dogs in an inspiring true story that shows how our best friends are also real‐life superheroes

Narrated by actor Chris Evans, guests will meet the incredible dogs this film follows, ‘Halo’, a rookie puppy training to join an elite disaster response team; ‘Henry’, an avalanche rescue expert; ‘Reef’, a lifeguard for the Italian coastguard; ‘Ricochet’, a Californian surf legend helping people with special needs, and the Bloodhound brothers, ‘Tipper and Tony’, who are leading the fight to save endangered species in Africa.

As guests enjoy sitting inside the Museum’s recently renovated five-story domed theater─the only one in Chicago─they will learn about the science behind these dogs’ incredible abilities and the powerful bond they share with their human partners.

Superpower Dogs is presented Wednesday through Sunday at 10:40 a.m., 1 p.m., 2:20 p.m. To ensure physical distancing seating inside the Giant Dome Theater is capacity controlled. The Giant Dome Theater is not included in Museum Entry and requires an additional timed-entry ticket. For more details, visit msichicago.org/giantdome.

About the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI)

The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago (MSI), one of the largest science museums in the world, offers world-class and uniquely interactive experiences that inspire inventive genius and foster curiosity. From groundbreaking and award-winning exhibits that can’t be found anywhere else, to hands-on opportunities that make you the scientist—a visit to MSI is where fun and learning mix. Through its Welcome to Science Initiative, the Museum offers a variety of student, teacher and family programs that make a difference in communities and contribute to MSI’s larger vision: to inspire and motivate children to achieve their full potential in science, technology, medicine and engineering. Come visit and find your inspiration! The Museum is grateful for the support of its donors and guests, who make its work possible. MSI is also supported in part by the people of Chicago through the Chicago Park District. For more information, visit msichicago.org or call (773) 684-1414.

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Narrated by actor Chris Evans, guests will meet incredible dogs, including ‘Henry’, an avalanche rescue dog.

Guests will learn about the science behind these dogs’ incredible abilities and the powerful bond they share with their human partners.

Bloodhound brothers, ‘Tipper and Tony’ are leading the fight to save endangered species in Africa.

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