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Conversations in Science: Beak-Masks to Beakers

Speaker: Dr. Cathy Ulman Description: COVID-19 is not the first pandemic to spread globally and, unfortunately, it won’t be the last. Beginning in the year 1346, the Black Death was one of the deadliest pandemics ever recorded in human history, killing more than fifty million people.  But what exactly caused…

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Conversations in Science: COVID Vaccines

Speaker: University at Buffalo’s Genome, Environment, and Microbiome Community of Excellence Description: As Covid-19 vaccination efforts ramp up across our region, many of us have questions about the COVID vaccines.  How do they work?  How did scientists develop them so quickly?  How can we explain the vaccines to family and…

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Make Space

Try your hand as an astronomical engineer in the Museum’s annual summer maker experience! In Make Space, presented by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, you can help build a rocket, design a space rover and outfit a spaceship supply bay. Included with Museum admission.

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Summer Camp: Fizz, Bang, Fun! (Ages 7-9)

Ever wonder why some things crack, pop or explode when you mix them together? Campers will have a fizz, bang, fabulous time learning about states of matter, elements and some very cool chemical reactions. Ages 7-9. 10% discount for BMS Members. ***There is no camp on July 4th***

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Summer Discovery Camp: Science of the Deep

Explore the depths and discover the chemistry, physics and biology of the oceans. Experiment with the properties of water and investigate the kinds of animals that live beneath the surface. This camp includes dissections. Ages 10-12. 10% discount for BMS Members. ***No camp on July 4th***  

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Summer Discovery Camp: Egyptian Adventures

Travel back to the days of Ancient Egypt and discover the wonders of the Nile. Campers will learn about life in the Egyptian world, from the high society pharaohs to the lowly workers. We will explore Egyptian foods, games, artwork and architecture. Ages 5-6. 10% discount for BMS Members. ***No…

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Summer Discovery Camp: Ocean Explorers

Dive into one of the Earth’s most mysterious places: the ocean! Investigate different marine environments, and learn about the chemistry and physics of the deep. Make waves and explore the properties that make water so special. Ages 5-6. 10% discount for BMS Members.

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Summer Discovery Camp: Forgotten Worlds

Explore the ancient cultures of the world. Campers will dive deep into the civilizations of the Egypt, China, Mesopotamia and even the Vikings! Activities will cover traditional art, architecture, games, writing systems and more. Ages 7-9. 10% discount for BMS Members.

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