The space suit is a multi-layer tool that protects astronauts from many harmful elements. Experiment with materials and the engineering design process to build a better one. read more →

Renewable Energy Design

Ever wonder which type of renewable energy is best? Pitch solar, wind, and bicycle power against each other to see which produces the most energy and discuss real-world applications of each. read more →

Cow Eye Dissection

Examine a cow’s eyeball; compare its muscles and fat; cut it open to find its parts; follow the path of light all the way to the optic nerve; and learn how the eye sends information to the brain. read more →

Frog Dissection

Inspect the unique internal and external features of a frog, learn how the tympanum senses sound waves, and draw conclusions about the adaptations of this amphibian. read more →

Primary Physical Forces

Students make observations and test hypotheses about magnetism, gravity, static electricity, and vibrations and sound. read more →

Flower Dissection

Budding botanists work in small groups to dissect a flower and explore its physical characteristics. read more →

Space Exploration

Wonder what it’s like in outer space? Explore our solar system to learn about our closest neighbors in the universe as if our classroom were the International Space Station. read more →

Life on Earth

What makes life possible on Earth? The Sun! Students investigate living vs. non-living things and natural vs. man-made materials to draw conclusions about energy and biodiversity on Earth. read more →

Life Cycle Mania

Learn how plants and animals change as they grow, just like you! read more →

FREE Program Funding Provided by the Nashville Predators Foundation

FREE Program Funding Provided by the Nashville Predators Foundation With this grant from the Nashville Predators Foundation, Title I schools in Tennessee can receive free educational programming during their field trip to Adventure Science Center. This funding applies to Demonstration program fees ($2 value per student) and selected STEM Learning Lab program fees ($3 value.. read more →

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