Explore science, even when you can't visit SCI!
Looking for science activities and programming to fill your days at home? Good news: We have virtual programs and educational resources for you! Explore combustion, try some kitchen chemistry experiments and how you can "Go Beyond with SCI."
Go Beyond with SCI
This video series takes you outside of the walls of SCI and brings science to your homes! View playlist
Science in 60(ish) Seconds
Check out our Science in 60(ish) Seconds series, including quick experiments and cool science! View playlist
General Science Resources
Astronomy at Home
- Explore the night sky from your own backyard! View monthly sky maps at www.skymaps.com
- Experience "Iowa Skies Tonight" in SCI's iconic Star Theater planetarium! View video
Why the Sky?
Take your exploration of SCI's space exhibit to a new level with this student guide designed to be used during your visit.
Planetarium Program Resources
Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity
Learn the science behind the dark in this planetarium show all about black holes.
- Black Holes Educator Materials (designed for Grades 7-12)
The Zula Patrol: Under the Weather
Your favorite TV aliens star in The Zula Patrol: Under the Weather, showing daily in SCI's Star Theater planetarium.