PLEASE NOTE: all guests are required to wear masks inside the Science Museum.
Posted: November 4, 2021

Say Freeze!

The cool and crisp temperatures got us thinking about when we can expect Richmond's first freeze. Here’s a look at stats on the long-term record of first freeze dates.

Say Freeze!
Posted: November 3, 2021

Kids and the COVID-19 Vaccine

It's time! The CDC endorsed children 5 to 11 years old getting vaccinated against COVID-19. Here's some information from trusted professionals and resources in science and medicine related to kids and the vaccine.

Kids and the COVID-19 Vaccine
Posted: November 1, 2021

Grandfather Paradox: Does This Halloween Costume Really Exist?

Halloween gives us the perfect opportunity for fun science-inspired costumes! Find out what this year's costume means.

Grandfather Paradox: Does This Halloween Costume Really Exist?
Posted: October 21, 2021

Question Your World: What Recent Discovery Is Making Us Question Our Own Past?

How does the saying go ... what's old is new? Well, in this case it's the opposite. Two recently discovered footprints are pushing back the timeline of some big milestones for us humans!

Question Your World: What Recent Discovery Is Making Us Question Our Own Past?
Animals Food Health
Posted: October 13, 2021

Food Tech: The Science of Eating Bugs

Maybe National Chocolate Covered Insect Day isn't a holiday you usually celebrate, but adding unconventional protein sources to your diet is something you should consider.

Food Tech: The Science of Eating Bugs