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Chabot in the News

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:13:08 +0000


Canada tops in key measures of scientific literacy
Times Colonist
This photo shows the Earth's shadow cast over the surface of the moon as a total lunar eclipse over the Chabot Space and Science Center observatory in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Almost half of Canadians are scientifically literate, or ...

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Fri, 29 Aug 2014 03:05:46 +0000
Welcome to Labor Day Weekend! Take a load off, have a drink, and enjoy.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:09:02 +0000


The Bay Bridged

Review: Wednesday Night Live with Jacuzzi Boys, Apache, Greg Ashley, and ...
The Bay Bridged
The Leonard Coheny ballad is soul stirring. You can almost hear Mo Tucker pounding a beat and three ladies singing in the background. Greg and John play again tomorrow, Friday, August 29th, at Chabot Space & Science under the MEGADOME with Buster ...

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:15:56 +0000


GameSpot

Civilization: Beyond Earth and the Physics of Space Travel
GameSpot
I recently attended an event at Chabot Space & Science Center in Oakland, CA, where I not only played Beyond Earth, but chatted with astrophysicist and San Francisco State professor Stephen Kane about the game's astronomy--and specifically, about the ...
I took a field trip to play Civilization: Beyond Earth's first 100 turns Destructoid

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0000
Kevin explores the worlds of video games and astrophysics to discover what one discipline might learn from the other.

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:23:47 +0000
This photo shows the Earth's shadow cast over the surface of the moon as a total lunar eclipse over the Chabot Space and Science Center observatory in Oakland, Calif.,

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:06:00 +0000


Exhibits
San Francisco Chronicle
Chabot Space and Science Center “Bill Nye's Climate Lab,” “Tales of the Maya Skies,” “Beyond Blastoff: Surviving in Space,” “Cosmos 360.” Fri.-Sat. 7 and 9 p.m. “Destination Universe,” “A View to the Skies.” 10000 Skyline Blvd., Oakland. (510) 336-7300.

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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:15:54 +0000


Library Corner
San Jose Mercury News
All Contra Costa County library branches offer programs for children, teens, adults and families. All branches are closed Aug. 31-Sept. 1, for the Labor Day holiday. For library hours and updated information, call the local branch or 800-984-4636 or ...

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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:49:02 +0000
As I walked down to Guppy Creek near dawn at the end of July, I noticed that the coming sunrise was sending shafts of light streaming upward from behind a dark blue cloud!

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:55:13 +0000


Daily Mail

An out-of-this-world wedding! Romantic sci-fi geeks marry at a SPACE CENTRE
Daily Mail
An out-of-this-world wedding! Romantic sci-fi geeks marry at a SPACE CENTRE. Sarah Young and Jason Olson wed at Chabot Space and Science Centre; Love Star Trek, Dr. Who and Torchwood; wanted venue to reflect passions; Pair posed with telescopes ...

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