Dick Esterle presenting his animated work at NYSCI.

The North Wing. #Summer #Hot #Cool (at New York Hall of Science)

The North Wing. #Summer #Hot #Cool (at New York Hall of Science)

Tags: summer hot cool

scoutingny:

New York has a lake called Nuclear Lake - and you can hike to it! (might not want to go swimming tho…)

Here’s some alternative Summer Hiking trails.

explainers-nysci:

Yesterday was BUG DAY at The New York Hall of Science(nysci)! Check out the photos here.

Photo 1, 2, 3: Andrew Kelly

Photo 4, 5: NySci Explainers

These Lubber #Grasshopper are 2 cool. #BugDay #Insects  (at New York Hall of Science)

These Lubber #Grasshopper are 2 cool. #BugDay #Insects (at New York Hall of Science)

Be one of the first to climb our treehouse. Opening this weekend!  #DesignLab #Gravity #Stranded  (at New York Hall of Science)

Be one of the first to climb our treehouse. Opening this weekend! #DesignLab #Gravity #Stranded (at New York Hall of Science)

library-nysci:

A fond farewell!I will be leaving NYSCI after 6.5 years at the end of June for a position as school librarian in Manhattan.   Getting to know our library visitors has been the best part of my life here in Corona.  So many different types of families and schools… many coming from around the globe.Thank you for enriching my life with your eagerness and friendship!Best wishes,Rebecca ReitzRRRLibrarian@gmail.com

Bye Rebecca! Good luck on your journey and thank you for making NYSCI’s library so wonderful.

library-nysci:

A fond farewell!
I will be leaving NYSCI after 6.5 years at the end of June for a position as school librarian in Manhattan. 
Getting to know our library visitors has been the best part of my life here in Corona.  So many different types of families and schools… many coming from around the globe.
Thank you for enriching my life with your eagerness and friendship!

Best wishes,
Rebecca Reitz
RRRLibrarian@gmail.com

Bye Rebecca! Good luck on your journey and thank you for making NYSCI’s library so wonderful.

Tags: library

Our solar system to scale: the sun at Queens Museum, and NYSCI is hosting Saturn. Planets are scattered all over Corona. Come and do a tour!

makerspace-nysci:

We got this excellent submission to our Make It At Home Challenge from Kandance using card stock and tissue paper.  Well done!  

Keep those submissions coming!  We will announce the winners of the Challenge on the last day of June so keep makin’ and be sure to send us a photo or video before June 30th!