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Providing unique experiences designed to spark scientific inquiry and creativity since 1933.
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Keep learning in place and at your pace with science activities and topics you can access anytime.
These activities are fun to do, and you'll learn a little about science, too!
Harness the power of compression to launch a glider through the sky!
Engineer a parachute to land your "passenger" safely.
Watch baby animals being born, see how the U-505 Submarine was moved to its new home and more!
Mayor Lori Lightfoot visits MSI for some socially distanced science.
The Museum's 727 makes its final journey in a daring landing.
Experience science hands-on with our web and mobile-based apps.
Watch the impact of a pregnancy on a mother's body as she adjusts physically and mentally to the changes inside her.
Help Twitch do his late-night work in the Museum workshop by creating simple machines.