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“Broken Hammer” reading

Nuclear physicist turned playwright brings play reading to Museum

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Senator Domenici Book Signing

Senator Pete V. Domenici will be signing the latest books on his vast Congressional career at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, September 4.

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Broadening Horizons: 40 Years of Change

On October 17, 2009, the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History opened a new exhibit, Broadening Horizons: 40 Years of Change.

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Missiles to Move, Planes to be Reassembled

They're back! The popular company that moved several airplanes and other large artifacts to the new site of the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will move the last four items from Kirtland Air Force Base to its new location on south Eubank Boulevard the week of September 21, 2009.

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Museum Mentioned in Blog

Tim Leffel has written an interesting blog, "Secret Cities and Atomic Tourism," in which he describes a short history and his experience at a variety of places relating to the atomic testing era. Click on the following link to read it: www.perceptivetravel.com

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Presidents Day Camp - February 19

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host "Eureka: Simple Machines & Physics Edition" on February 19 for Presidents Day. In this one-day break from school, students 6-12 years old will build super structures using their own creativity, basic design principles and simple machines. They will also learn about the properties of building shapes and materials through hands-on experimentation.

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Discover STEM Day - Saturday, February 10

On Saturday, February 10, from 10 am to 3 pm, the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will welcome families and Scouts for a day of engineering fun! Visitors will experience the finest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). All activities are kid-friendly, completely interactive and designed to spark interest in the scientific fields of science and engineering.

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Einstein Gala - Saturday, March 31

The Einstein Gala is New Mexico’s biggest science party of the year! This prestigious black-tie event is the Museum’s most important fundraising event and features a cocktail reception with an amazing silent auction filled with the most unique items in Albuquerque, a delicious dinner experience among some of the most brilliant minds in science and history and thrilling entertainment featuring science experiments that will knock your socks off!

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