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Thursday May 23 2019

    • All Day
    • School/Group Traffic: LOW

    Note to SCI Visitors: Please be aware of school group attendance, which could impact your visit. Today's school group traffic is expected to be LOW. To avoid these groups, plan your visit later in the day! Schools typically depart the building by 2:00 pm.

  • When weather is stolen from the solar system planets, the Zula Patrol comes to the rescue!Sponsored by NASA and Variety Club. Program and location subject to change.

  • Meet and get the chance to touch some of SCI’s resident reptiles and amphibians.

  • Here’s your chance to help a WHO-HD Channel 13 meteorologist give today’s live forecast as you learn about weather! Subject to change due to severe weather or technical difficulties.

  • Locate constellations and planets, and hear myths of the night sky in this live planetarium program. Program and location subject to change.

  • Here’s a change to meet both Iowa’s common snapping turtle as well as an alligator snapping turtle and learn the difference between the two species in celebration of World Turtle Day!

  • Experience one of the most mysterious — and misunderstood — wonders of the Universe. Narrated by Liam Neeson. Sponsored by NASA. Program and location subject to change.