Beyond Planet Earth,
a bold examination of humanity’s next steps in our solar system and beyond.
upcoming programs + events
X-Gliders: Exploring Flight | Aerospace Engineers Part 3 | 4:15pm – 5:00pm
Part 3 of Aerospace Engineering focuses on exploring human flight and how it works.
Skeletons: From Skull to Toes
Do you know how many bones you have from head to toe? Your little explorers will!
Night at the BOO!seum | 4:30 – 6:30pm
Night at the BOO!seum is back for another trick or treat extravaganza providing a fun
Dark Matter, Dark Energy, Einstein’s Constant & the Accelerating Universe + Dr. Bharat Ratra, KSU
Dr. Ratra will describe the astronomical data which persuade cosmologists that (as yet undetected) dark energy and dark matter are by far the main components of the energy budget of the universe.
about the museum
Museum at Prairiefire
Through a unique collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History, as well as with other cultural and educational institutions in the nation, the Museum at Prairiefire is a place that provides access for all to understand and celebrate natural history and science in our region and around the world. The Museum engages visitors and students with world-class exhibitions, important programming, and significant educational and STEM opportunities.