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MSU St. Andrews Delivers Physics Lesson…with Skiis

Man skiing downhill on a sunny day

Classroom visit explains how understanding the basic physics of skiing can help students be better on the slopes.

Family Astronomy & Telescope Night Feb. 28

Image of Saturn and system

Did you know that some stars throb and pulse like a heartbeat? That some stars change their color or their brightness back and forth over days or months? Or that one of the brightest stars in our sky has suddenly dimmed quite noticeably, and astronomers don’t know why?    Save the date for the next family astronomy and telescope event on Friday,…

Periodic Table Project Makes Headlines at National ACS Conference

Woman standing in front of periodic table display

Local youth participated in designing and 3D printing each element, purposely removing text and using sign language and braille.

Family Astronomy & Telescope Night


Join us rain or shine on January 21 at 6:30 p.m. for the indoor presentation followed by outdoor viewing if weather permits.

Upcoming Workshops for STEAM Educators

Four teachers working in a workshop using latops and 3D printers

Teachers and student organization leaders are welcome to attend these free events in February and March.

Astronomy DAY November 11

Image of Mercury Transit from 2016 - dots in path across sun

Join us on Veterans Day to watch the transit of Mercury across the sun. This unique occurrence will not happen again until 2049!

Very Clean Water for Those Who Live on $2 a Day

Harry Knopke standing in lab

Join us as Harry Knopke, president of Aqua Clara International, discusses current research and efforts to bring clean drinking water to communities around the world.

Family Astronomy & Telescope Night Oct. 22

Image of Saturn and system

Join us for a special presentation on Jupiter, Saturn, and Halloween!

Family Astronomy and Telescope Night


Learn all about Jupiter and Saturn on Friday, September 27 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.

Summer Interns Present Research Results

Students present research poster to guest during reception

Area students show off their final projects after completion of the eight-week research experience.