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Recent Press Releases



Chabot Space & Science Center Partners with Goldiblox for a STEM Event That’s Just Right
8/7/2014

Chabot Space & Science Center and the Arizona Science Center are partnering with toy company Goldiblox to host an activity-filled Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) challenge event.  More >>


Science Center Goes to the Dogs... for the Second Year in a Row
7/30/2014

Chabot Space & Science Center is going to the dogs, literally. The Center is going to full Fido mode as doors open for the second year in a row to dogs and their owners with Dog Days of Summer taking place on Saturday, August 9, 11am - 4:30pm.  More >>


Chabot Space & Science Center Marks the 45th Anniversary of Apollo 11
7/14/2014

To commemorate the 45th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's first steps on the Moon, Chabot Space & Science Center is hosting a four-day celebration of lunar activities, Wednesday, July 16th through Saturday, July 19th.  More >>


Distinguished Lab Scientist Edward Moses to Present at Chabot Future Friday Series
4/10/2014

The popular speaker series Future Fridays continues with Edward Moses, Director of Fusion Science and Applications Research at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory on April 18th at 6pm. Mr. Moses holds patents in laser technology, inertial fusion energy  More >>


April Kicks Off Trifecta of Lunar and Solar Eclipses
3/10/2014

On the evening of April 14, a 3.5 hour lunar eclipse is the feature at a special viewing party at Chabot Space & Science Center. Beginning a little before 11pm (PDT) on Monday April 14th, the eclipse will end around 2:33am (PDT), Tuesday, April 15th.  More >>


Supernova 2014J Burns Bright in Messier-82, the "Cigar Galaxy"
1/30/2014

M 82, also known as the "Cigar Galaxy," is around 12 million light years away. Supernovae occur when a star explodes emitting a massive amount of energy in a short span of time.  More >>


Chabot Space & Science Center hosts the 6th Annual Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival
1/21/2014

Chabot Space & Science Center has partnered with The Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (BAICFF) to screen cinematic pieces and host engaging film education workshops specifically for the young and the young at heart.  More >>


Local Teen named 2014
1/14/2014

The American Alliance of Museums ("AAM") has selected the first Great American Museum Advocates from nominations submitted by museums across the country.  More >>