BUILDING A SCIENCE COMMUNITY

Leading community science education through impactful programs and diverse learning opportunities to effectively engage people of all ages and backgrounds, despite their economic circumstances or geographic location

Offering fun impactive programming and innovative learning opportunities

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Integrating active scientific research from different fields to develop an inspired citizen science community.

Provide teachers, parents, students, and curious minds resources to excel and succeed.

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Offering fun impactive programming and innovative learning opportunities

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Integrating active scientific research from different fields to develop an inspired citizen science community.

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we are here for nevada

As researchers and educators passionate about our careers in paleontology in the state of Nevada, we envisioned the Nevada Science Center fun, engaging science topics to communities across the state. As a new nonprofit, we are committed to create a community-based science center to share our love of the state and the natural sciences.

Virtual Field Trips

Educational Outreach

Educational Programs

Latest News

31
Dec

Educating Near and Afar: Sharing our Passion with the World

December 31, 2020 Welcome back friends and supports, and welcome to new readers of our adventure blogs! Our latest adventure across the State of Nevada was inspired a little different […]

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20
Oct

Road Trip Across Nevada, with a bit of an Adventure Blooper

Greetings followers of the Nevada Science Center, new fans, and the Nevada curious. Time again for the accounts of another adventure into the rural reaches of the Great State of […]

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03
Apr

Fish Valley Lake

We set our sights upon the Miocene of Fish Lake Valley, Nevada. Now that spring is upon us and the snow is melting, it is a great time to check on how our known fossil sites did over the winter and possibly something new weathering out of the hills.

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Your donation to the Nevada Science Center is greatly appreciated

As a new Science Center, your donation will go 100% back into the new Nevada Science Center. You can make your donations directed to our education department, research department, or to our facility. We are also accepting in-kind donations, please contact us for questions. Thank you, Nevada Science Center

Upcoming Events

Start on: 4:00 PM

755 E. Flamingo Rd.

Fun evening of Science with the Family at the Desert Research Institute, DRI! 4pm-7:30pm join us at DRI for a night of Science with this FREE event!  

  • 07
  • May

Start on: 8:00 AM

We are closed! Our operating hours are Wednesday-Saturday 9am-4pm *Closed the second Saturda

  • 05
  • May

Start on: 10:00 AM

331 S. Water Street Unit D

Chicks and Salsa Head down the Science Center for a FREE story time with available activitie

  • 03
  • May

Start on: 8:00 AM

We are closed! Our operating hours are Wednesday-Saturday 9am-4pm *Closed the second Saturda

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  • Apr

Start on: 9:00 AM

We are closed! Our operating hours are Wednesday-Saturday 9am-4pm *Closed the second Saturda

  • 19
  • Apr

Start on: 9:00 AM

We are closed! Our operating hours are Wednesday-Saturday 9am-4pm *Closed the second Saturda

RESEARCH PROJECTS