Zika: A Live Case Study

PacSci Perspectives Learn about the history and evolution of the world’s current mysterious health issue. It is easy for frightening diseases to feel far away, but one has begun to crop up on our home turf: Zika has shown up in Miami. A mosquito-borne disease...

Learn To Code With Tech Creations

PacSci Perspectives Learn to code. You hear all sorts of people talking about the importance of teaching young and old alike how to write computer code, but how do you get started? We have a program that does just that. It’s called Tech Creations and it’s...

Neuron-Powered Navigation: How Spatial Memory Helps Guide Us

PacSci Perspectives Many of our memories revolve around important events that occurred at particular times and places. Such memories are recalled later to guide our decisions as we navigate familiar environments, or they can be used to help us make our best guess...

Fall Early Learning At Pacific Science Center

PacSci Perspectives This fall, enjoy a latte with your little one with Story Time and a hands-on activities tailored just to your early learner. Monday through Friday until September 30, join us at the Just For Tots area for free coffee between 10 a.m. and noon....

Meet Ed Rittenhouse, Tinker Tank Volunteer

PacSci Perspectives Volunteering at Pacific Science Center is not just a fulfilling experience; volunteers provide essential support to all areas of the Science Center’s operations. More recently, we’ve expanded both our offerings and footprint for our...

Night Walk On The Wild Side

PacSci Perspectives September is here, school is getting under way, the weather is changing, football is starting, and our staff at Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center in Bellevue is gearing up for one of our favorite programs. Night Walks at the Slough are...