New Laboratory


On display June 1st

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See images of planets, moons, stars, and other celestial bodies floating before your eyes in our 360°, spherical projection system known as Science On a Sphere®.

Over 600 data sets can be seen on our six-foot diameter screen. Improvements to the Northrup Grumman Science Center include more visitor seating and upgraded, higher resolution projectors. Enjoy our popular "Tour of the Solar System" presentation led by Discovery Center educators and docents, as well as many other Earth and space-related topics.



Experience our universe like never before.

View real, dynamic representations of the Sun, the Moon, Earth, and the planets within our solar system along with many of their moons on our state-of-the-art spherical projection system.