NE SciFest Essay Contest

The NE SciFest Essay Contest is back again. This year we want you to write an essay answering the question below and be entered to win a NE SciFest swag package. This year’s SciFest essay question is: Name your favorite science discovery since 2000 and explain why it tops the list. Contest is open to …

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NE SciFest Social Media Trivia

Science is all around us. So, even though the festival looks different this year, we can still have some virtual science fun! Running every day through the festival we’re bringing back our NE SciFest Social Media Science Trivia. Everyday we will be posting a trivia question (riddle, clue, etc.) on our social media pages related …

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NE SciFest Scavenger Hunt

Let's go outside and hunt for science! Download the scavenger hunt (on April 1) and go out and search for science. Ten quests await you - no matter where you live in Nebraska. You have all month long, April 1-30, to complete these tasks. Once you find all of the items, take a picture and …

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Antimicrobial Post-Pandemic Challenge

Join us for a month-long local and international challenge to design and prototype antimicrobial 3D printed solutions for a post-pandemic world. In a world where so much has changed, there are endless possibilities for innovations with antimicrobial technologies. Open to national and international teams of high schoolers and older. Free, no cost to participate. Projects …

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Stuhr Museum: Third Grade & Up: Transportation

Stuhr Museum 3133 West Highway 34, Grand Island

Join the Stuhr Museum for their Third Grade & Up: Transportation class from April 12-30. The class begins near the Static Train Display with a discussion of transportation on the Overland Trails and the meaning of the terms transportation and migration. The class then moves into the Gus Fonner Memorial Rotunda where they discover how …

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Stuhr Museum: Fifth Grade & Up: 19th Century Science & Technology

Stuhr Museum 3133 West Highway 34, Grand Island

This class is for students in fifth grade and older. Students will learn how science and technology of the late 19th century affected the daily lives of those who worked in communities on the plains. The focus of this class will be on the science and technology related to community business and trades, with an …

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Stuhr Museum: Third Grade & Up: Transportation

Stuhr Museum 3133 West Highway 34, Grand Island

Join the Stuhr Museum for their class Third Grade & Up: Transportation April 12-30. The class begins near the Static Train Display with a discussion of transportation on the Overland Trails and the meaning of the terms transportation and migration. The class then moves into the Gus Fonner Memorial Rotunda where they discover how the …

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Stuhr Museum: Fifth Grade & Up: 19th Century Science & Technology

Stuhr Museum 3133 West Highway 34, Grand Island

This class is for students in fifth grade and older. Students will learn how science and technology of the late 19th century affected the daily lives of those who worked in communities on the plains. The focus of this class will be on the science and technology related to community business and trades, with an …

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Omaha Children’s Museum STEAM Wagon

Omaha Children's Museum 500 South 20th Street, Omaha

Look for the Omaha Children's Museum (OCM) STEAM Wagon throughout the museum daily. Each day will feature exciting science, technology, engineering, math, and art experiences. Perhaps today we'll learn about rockets or what makes a bubble float! What is Playdough made of? What colors mix together to make purple? Learn the answers to these questions …

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Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World

The Durham Museum 801 S 10th Street, Omaha

Explore the history of the world’s most popular musical instrument in GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked the World. Experience diverse genres of music and discover the science of pitch and tone. Crossing over cultural boundaries, the guitar has had a significant impact on a wide variety of groups from gypsies to cowboys to teenage rebels. See …

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Omaha Children’s Museum STEAM Wagon

Omaha Children's Museum 500 South 20th Street, Omaha

Look for the Omaha Children's Museum (OCM) STEAM Wagon throughout the museum daily. Each day will feature exciting science, technology, engineering, math, and art experiences. Perhaps today we'll learn about rockets or what makes a bubble float! What is Playdough made of? What colors mix together to make purple? Learn the answers to these questions …

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$14

Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World

The Durham Museum 801 S 10th Street, Omaha

Explore the history of the world’s most popular musical instrument in GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked the World. Experience diverse genres of music and discover the science of pitch and tone. Crossing over cultural boundaries, the guitar has had a significant impact on a wide variety of groups from gypsies to cowboys to teenage rebels. See …

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