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Join Us for New Mexico’s Biggest Science Party of the Year

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host the 19th Annual Einstein Gala, New Mexico’s biggest science party of the year, at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 19, 2016, at the Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown Hotel.

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Award Recipient Named for National Award of Nuclear Science & History

Barry A. Siegel, M.D., Professor of Radiology and Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, has been named the recipient of the 2016 National Award of Nuclear Science & History – an award presented annually by the National Atomic Museum Foundation to a prominent person or entity who has had an impact on nuclear issues.

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Families Invited to Engineer, Explore and Enjoy Science Galore!

Discover STEM Day, an exciting and engaging family event, will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 6, 2016.

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Museum to Host Over 1,000 Students for STEM Event

New Mexico students will interact with engineers, physicists and professionals from local organizations in a week-long, educational celebration of STEM.

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See Nuclear Energy through Colorful Illustrations

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host “Art of the Reactor,” a special art exhibit, on display January 30 through April 24, 2016.

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In Partnership with the Atomic Heritage Foundation

The Atomic Heritage Foundation and the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History have forged a new partnership to preserve the history of the Manhattan Project and the Atomic Age. This significant agreement ensures the Atomic Heritage Foundation’s extensive collection of oral histories, interpretive vignettes, and articles about the Manhattan Project and its legacy will remain available to the public for the foreseeable future.

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Nuclear After Dark - October 4

Experience the Nuclear Museum after-hours, enjoy local food trucks and brewery, be entertained with live music and watch an outdoor showing of the 45-minute History Channel's documentary, "Modern Marvels, The Manhattan Project.

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BUFF: The B-52 Story - June 8 through December 29

Join us as we tell the story of the longest-serving aircraft in United States military in the special exhibition, “BUFF: The B-52 Story,” on display June 8 through December 29, 2019. This temporary exhibition explores this iconic Boeing aircraft’s past, present and future as an American strategic bomber.

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