Fun and easy DIY science from the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
DIY stomp glider from MSI ... so fun!
Design a parachute hands-on science activity from MSI's Summer Brain Games program.
Build a paddle boat and learn about physics in MSI's free Summer Brain Games program.
How high will your tissue paper balloon fly? Get the instructions from MSI.
Kids love making flubber (a.k.a. slime)!
Straw bridge challenge -- how many pennies can your bridge hold?
A simple hovercraft activity from MSI's Summer Brain Games program.
Great family science activities, free from MSI. Check out the instructions for making a rubber band car!
Explore space science with these 8 free hands-on activities from the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
Make your own DIY robot that draws! Check out MSI's Summer Brain Games for instructions on this and seven more science activities.
Explore space from your backyard this summer with fun, hands-on experiments from MSI. Use these flags to understand the distance between planets in the solar system.
This DIY greenhouse and aquarium (with a robotic fish!) is easy to make. Learn how at MSI's Summer Brain Games program.
Check out our fun ideas for a space-themed kids party, like a starry photo booth.
Throw a space-themed kids party with these ideas from MSI.
Blast off into space with eight free and fun space science experiments from the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
See what it's like for astronauts to work in space with this fun, easy experiment from MSI.
MSI's Summer Brain Games program features eight free and fun at-home science experiments. Get the directions for building a simple spectroscope you can use to analyze light.
Explore space from your backyard this summer with fun, hands-on experiments from MSI. Try building a landing craft for an "egg-stronaut"!
Learn about constellations by making a starlight flashlight, and track the lunar phases this summer with MSI's moon journal. It's all part of Summer Brain Games.
Blast off into space with this fun and easy water rocket from the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago.
Check out this video preview of our Summer Brain Games science carnival! Learn more at www.msichicago.org/summerbrain.
Throw a science-themed carnival with these 8 free hands-on activities from the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
Try this twist on a classic carnival game. Experiment with variables as you launch a marble down a ski jump to land in a DIY skeeball target. It's part of MSI's summer science carnival!
Step right up to our summer science carnival! Be an engineer and design a carnival tent from newspapers as you learn what shapes make structures strong.