Create and Innovate with Tinker Tank Makerspace

During the third week of May, it is National Week of Making where we honor makers and their innovations. We wanted to highlight our own makerspace, Tinker Tank and its renewal this July! Hear from our Tinker Tank Supervisor Caitlin McQuinn on the exhibit, what...

PacSci DIY: Milk Carton Boat

PacSci Perspectives   We’ve teamed up with Tinker Tank for this new PacSci DIY episode. Tinker Tank is in partnership with the Seafair Festival for the 2018 Milk Carton Derby at Green Lake and will be building their own milk carton boat to race at the derby. For...

PacSci Podcast: The Power Of Making

PacSci Perspectives   At Pacific Science Center, we talk a lot about making things…tinkering with things…tearing things apart to learn how they work. That idea is behind our very popular Tinker Tank, our maker space near the entrance to the Boeing IMAX...

Tinkering Through The Process Of Science

PacSci Perspectives   At Pacific Science Center, we’re all about modeling science as a process. In fact, it’s one of our guiding principles. We aim to show that science is a boundless and timeless process of inquiry, discovery and problem solving. When you...

Interactive Experience Jam 2017

PacSci Perspectives   Pacific Science Center has one awesome event coming up early in November. It’s a 48-hour marathon that starts at 6 p.m. Friday, November 3 and ends at 6 p.m. Sunday, November 5. We call it Interactive Experience Jam. “It is an opportunity to come...