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Exhibits

Nuclear Waste Transportation

Nuclear waste and its related issues are often hot items in our news. Radioactive waste occurs at all stages of the nuclear fuel cycle, whether it is from producing electricity or from nuclear medicine applications. Dealing safely with radioactive waste is critical to the environment as well our own safety. Visitors will learn how waste is characterized, treated, handled, transported and stored, as well as options for recycling and reprocessing.

EINSTEIN GALA, MARCH 18, 2017

Join the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History for New Mexico's biggest science party of the year! This awesome black-tie event features an awesomely unique silent auction, dinner among the most brilliant minds in science and thrilling science experiments that will knock your socks off!

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Winter Day Camp, December 19-23 & 27-30

Register your young scientist in "Science is Everywhere" Winter Day Camp 2016 - awesome camps for children who are 6-12 years old. Experience the wonders of science in one-day sessions, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., December 19-23 and 27-30, 2016. Sessions include "Hey, Can I Take that Apart?," "In a Galaxy Far, Far Away," "Myths & Monsters," "Rockets in Motion," "Myths Busted" and many more!

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Atomic STEaM Photography Show

Experience the all encompassing world of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics as interpreted by photographers from all over the world! On display November 5 through December 31, 2016.

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Membership Camp