ABC 7 Chicago can now call their staff slime experts—and you can be too! MSI stopped by the studio Sunday morning for some hands-on slimy science. Get the instructions to slime and other science activities on our website!

Making slime with the Museum of Science & Industry

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Science for your Pleasant Valley Sunday: Guess which Monkee can talk all day long about particle physics?

Micky Dolenz of Monkees fame blows away Fermilab scientists with his knowledge

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Don't miss the longest-running annual exhibition of African-American art, here at MSI. The 2017 Black Creativity Juried Art Exhibition features amazing works by both student and professional artists—and it closes tomorrow, February 19. Plan your trip today! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Now showing in the Omnimax Theater: Dream Big, a film celebrating the creativity that drives engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future. Dream Big is the first giant-screen project of its kind to promote science, technology, engineering and math. [ Bit.ly Link ]
At MSI, our mission is to inspire the inventive genius in everyone. Through our exhibits and experiences, we provide many opportunities to learn through hands-on interaction and to exercise curiosity using the scientific method. Today we're joining other institutions in tweeting some science facts as part of #DayofFacts on Twitter. Follow the hashtag and enjoy the wealth of knowledge!

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The wild things cried, "Oh please don't go—we'll eat you up—we love you so!" And the exhibit said, "No! On February 20, I must go." You'll roar your terrible roars if you miss your chance to see Where the Wild Things Are: The Works of Maurice Sendak—closing this Monday! [ Msichicago.org Link ]
Wheel-y cool LEGO® structure debuts at MSI. Watch as LEGO® Certified Professional Adam Reed Tucker puts on the finishing touches.
Circulating love to our MSI guests this afternoon. Happy Valentine's Day ❤
Look no further for the perfect set of Valentines for the budding scientists in your life! Click below to download and print the entire set on our website. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Download Valentine's Day Cards

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Incredible LEGO® structures and hands-on building challenges await you and your family in Brick by Brick! Book your tickets today to discover the power of play as a gateway to creating greatness. [ Bit.ly Link ]

Brick by Brick

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Here’s at least one reason to look up: tonight features a lunar eclipse, the full “snow moon,” and the closest comet approach in 30 years. And it’s already begun!

The best conditions for seeing Friday's lunar eclipse and comet

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Did you know that the S in MSI pretty much stands for slime? Watch as we make our signature slime recipe, with a few "magical" tweaks. ????
Conjuring up memories of favorite childhood toys, The LEGO Batman Movie reminds us just how awesome it is to click and create with the beloved brick. We want to give you the chance to see the film with your family and friends: We're giving away four tickets, one large popcorn and two small sodas to see the movie at ArcLight Cinemas in Chicago or Glenview! Comment below with your favorite LEGO...
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Lego: a love story - The Boston Globe

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Escape today's extreme fog and explore the country's parks during a screening of National Parks Adventure, playing in our Omnimax Theater through Feb. 16! [ Bit.ly Link ]

National Parks Adventure

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Happiness caused by cuteness is rooted in science (in case you needed an excuse to enjoy the Puppy Bowl).

Why the Puppy Bowl Is a Perfectly Legit Super Bowl Tradition

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Celebrate Black History Month in Hyde Park! When you visit MSI to enjoy our Black Creativity programming in February, use your MSI ticket to receive $2 off admission at the DuSable Museum of African American History.

Black History Month Reciprocal Discount @ MSI

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Some things just need to be extended. Brick by Brick will now be open through Labor Day—September 4, 2017. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Can you guess what's being 3D printed in our Fab Lab? Comment with your guess below!
The Museum's walls have transformed into the world of the Wild Things! Come explore the fantastical imagination of Maurice Sendak before this special exhibition of his original artwork leaves MSI on February 20.

Where the Wild Things Are

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Inside our Black Creativity Innovation Studio, students and guests are challenged to come up with original inventions, as demonstrated by Baker College Prep students on NBC Chicago.

MSI's Annual Black History Month Celebration Underway

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