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A person holds up a magnifying glass in front of their face.
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Even when we’re staying safe at home during a pandemic, science never stops. Check out your favorite posts from the Science Beyond the Center collection, which includes Science Center exhibits behind the scenes in EcoExplorations, tours of Endeavour and interviews with astronauts in AirSpace, and conversations with scientists in our Ever Wonder? podcast. If you're helping kids learn from home, you can visit us here to continue your child's Stuck at Home Science learning with our easy-to-follow activities too. We'll be adding more great posts all the time, so check back often. Come on in—the science is fine!

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Photo of Ayanna Howard, roboticist, professor, director of the HumAnS Lab, and chair of the School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech
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Courtesy of Ayanna Howard
Ever Wonder? / November 11, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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daniel-bursch
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NASA
AirSpace / November 4, 2020

Did you ever think that being an astronaut would feel like being on Star Trek's starship Enterprise? According to mission specialist and ISS astronaut Dan Bursch, it does!

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Photo of Maja Matarić, a roboticist and a distinguished professor of computer science, neuroscience, and pediatrics at USC.
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Courtesy of Maja Matarić
Ever Wonder? / October 28, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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Photo of Kirstin Petersen, roboticist and professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University.
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Courtesy of Kirstin Petersen
Ever Wonder? / October 14, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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Astronaut Kate Rubins loads tissue samples into a freezer on the International Space Station.
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NASA
AirSpace / October 2, 2020

Discover space experiments on fire, surface tension, neuroscience and more in this video featuring interviews with astronauts and footage of science on orbit.

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A close-up of a Gila monster's face and front left leg
Ever Wonder? / September 30, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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Ann Druyan, creator of Cosmos: Possible Worlds
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Courtesy of Ann Druyan
Ever Wonder? / September 22, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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Two women perform an ultrasound on a fish. The ultrasound image is visible on a laptop.
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Courtesy of Brittany Stevens
Ever Wonder? / September 16, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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Astronaut Sandra Magnus works inside the International Space Station
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NASA
AirSpace / September 4, 2020

Mission specialist Sandy Magnus talks about astronaut training and the differences between space shuttle missions and living on the International Space Station.

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Wearing a wetsuit with her hair pulled back as she stands in the California Science Center's dive locker, Erin Shusterman holds her coffee mug in a gesture that seems to say "cheers"
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Courtesy of Erin
Ever Wonder? / September 2, 2020

An Ever Wonder? podcast from the California Science Center

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