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2014-01-15 23:01:26

On May 4, 2014, supporters of Public Benefit Aviation will launch their Inaugural Endeavor Awards gala event which will take place in the Samuel Oschin Space Shuttle Endeavour Pavilion at the California Science Center. Astronauts, Hollywood luminaries and legendary aviators will gather to honor the heroes who provide the gift of flight to thousands of people each year. (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 “We and our sponsors are proud to hold our inaugural event in the Samuel Oschin Space...

2014-01-07 16:20:18

OPENS JANUARY 24, 2014 AT THE CALIFORNIA SCIENCE CENTER LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Destination Station, an exhibit created by NASA showcasing what it's like to live aboard the International Space Station, will open at the California Science Center on January 24 and continue through April 7, 2014. Admission is free. Destination Station connects guests with their place in space and communicates the real and potential benefits of the ISS on everyday life....

2013-10-01 20:20:15

Endeavour Fest takes place October 11 - 13, 2013 LOS ANGELES, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Science Center is commemorating the one-year anniversary of Endeavour's arrival at its Samuel Oschin Pavilion with a celebration to thank everyone who joined in supporting the shuttle's historic journey. Endeavour Fest will take place at the Science Center from October 11 - 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. It will feature over a dozen NASA exhibits, displays and educational...

2013-09-19 16:24:22

Opening At The California Science Center September 28, 2013 LOS ANGELES, Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Design Zone, a highly interactive exhibition, opens at the California Science Center on September 28, 2013. Guests can explore a variety of concepts using hands-on exhibits to discover what it takes to create a successful design. Admission is free and the exhibition will be on display through January 5, 2014. What does it take to develop an addictive and fun videogame?...

2013-06-05 20:20:50

Science Matters Program Explores the Economics and Environmental Impact of Fracking LOS ANGELES, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Science Center's Science Matters, a speaker's program that explores science issues in the forefront of public concern, will present "Fracking: Energy Solution or Environmental Problem?" June 8, 2013 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. The program is free to the public and will take place in the Loker Conference Center at the California Science...

2013-04-01 16:23:20

Fair showcasing student innovation hosted by the California Science Center LOS ANGELES, April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly 1,000 of the state's top middle and senior high school students will convene for the final round of competition in the 62(nd) annual California State Science Fair, April 15-16, 2013 at the California Science Center in Exposition Park. Winners will take home a combined total of more than $50,000 in cash prizes. The presenting sponsors are Northrop Grumman...

2013-03-27 12:28:47

Science Matters Program Explores the Scientific and Social Impact of Medical Marijuana Presented by the California Science Center LOS ANGELES, March 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Science Center's Science Matters, a speaker's program that explores science issues in the forefront of public concern, will present "Medical Marijuana: Helpful or Harmful?" March 30, 2013 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. The program is free to the public and will take place in the Loker Conference...

2013-03-18 20:21:14

LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the California Science Center's 15(th) annual Discovery Ball, nearly 850 guests celebrated "Space Exploration: Past, Present and Future". As part of the festivities, guests previewed "Mission 26: The Big Endeavour" a photographic exhibition which opened on Monday, March 11, and dined under the wings of Space Shuttle Endeavour in the Samuel Oschin Pavilion. The annual black-tie gala, a philanthropic event,...

2013-03-07 20:20:16

March 11 - September 2, 2013 LOS ANGELES, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Science Center will open "Mission 26: The Big Endeavour," an exhibition that will add a new experience for guests visiting the Space Shuttle. The exhibition is composed of more than 80 stunning images, many taken by Los Angeles Times photographers, highlighting spectacular scenes witnessed during Space Shuttle Endeavour's flight over California and her 12-mile, 68-hour journey through city...

2012-10-30 19:20:18

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A Grand Opening Ceremony inaugurated the Space Shuttle Endeavour Exhibition this morning with remarks from Governor Jerry Brown, Director David McBride, NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center, California Science Center President Jeffrey N. Rudolph, Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, and Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts. Also present to witness the event, which took place in the Samuel Oschin Pavilion, was Philanthropist Lynda...