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.
Experience the all encompassing world of science, technology, engineering, art and math as interpreted by photographers from around the world, November 7 through January 3, 2016.Learn More
Museum members will receive 20% off purchases made in the Museum Gift Store on December 12 & 13 - double the regular discount!Learn More
Enroll your young scientist to experience the wonders of science this winter break, December 21-23 and 28-30, 2015!Learn More