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ASTC Member Profile: Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania – State College, Pennsylvania

Mission: “To provide engaging science experiences which spark creativity, curiosity and imagination.” Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, located in State College, opened in October 2011 after nine years of planning. The museum is devoted to providing a fun, interactive learning environment for children with a special emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) topics.... Read More

ASTC Member Profile: Terengganu Science & Creativity Centre – Terengganu, Malaysia

Mission: “To attract people’s interest by cultivating their creativity in science and technology throughout life based on Islamic values and cultures.” The Terengganu Science & Creativity Centre (TSCC) in Malaysia opened in 2005 by government of Terengganu. It is a state-run institution under the State Executive council of Education, Science, Technology, and Special Task Committee.... Read More

Welcome New ASTC Members!

The following museums and organizations are now ASTC members: Marc Spiegel’s Einstein Alive! Einstein jumps out of the textbook with Marc Spiegel’s Einstein Alive!, a school assembly program that blends science with history and entertainment. Programs for elementary and middle school students cover everything from how things move to the theory for relativity in a... Read More

Welcome New ASTC Members!

The following museums and organizations are now ASTC members: College Park Aviation Museum, College Park, Maryland Opened in 1998, the College Park Aviation Museum is dedicated to the history and science of flight and aviation innovation. Located on the grounds of the oldest continuously operating airport in the world, the 27,000-square-foot facility includes unique and... Read More

ASTC Member Profile: Gujarat Science City – Ahmedabad, India

Mission: The popularization of science to create scientific temper in the community to promote knowledge-driven economic growth. Opened in 1960, Gujarat Science City is an initiative of the Gujarat Government, built with the goal to provide both education and entertainment while creating meaningful experiences and activities with contemporary, hands-on exhibits, all to increase understanding of... Read More

Welcome New ASTC Members!

The following museums and organizations are now ASTC members: Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito, California Framed by the Golden Gate Bridge, this museum is designed to ignite creative thinking in children. It features art studios, exhibits that re-create local sites and habitats, and 7.5 acres of outdoor exhibitions. The Center for Childhood Creativity extends the... Read More