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Historic B-52 Stratofortress to Receive Restoration

Albuquerque’s very own Boeing B-52B Stratofortress, one of only a few B-models left in existence and one of only four in the world on display for public viewing, will be the focus of a special initiative within “Operation Preservation.”

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Winners Announced in STEaM Photo Show

Winners for the "Atomic STEaM Photography Show" were announced at the November 6 special preview reception, and every award was given to an Albuquerque resident.

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Local, National and International Science Photography On Display

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host the “Atomic STEaM Photography Show,” a special photo art exhibit, on display from November 7, 2015, through January 3, 2016.

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Nuclear Museum to Host Over 1,000 Students During Nuclear Science Celebration October 19-23, 2015

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will host over 1,000 New Mexico middle school and high school students in engaging, hands-on activities that celebrate Nuclear Science Week (NSW), taking place Monday, October 19, through Friday, October 23, 2015.

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Nuclear Museum Foundation Elects New Officers and Welcomes Returning Members

The National Atomic Museum Foundation, the governing body of the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, elected new officers and members and welcomed returning board officers at its September 26, 2015 Board Meeting.

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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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