Curious about Curiosity?

Curiosity may have killed the cat, but its new mission is to find habitable land on Mars. The newest rover, named Curiosity for its searching abilities, is set to land on Mars next week. While one of NASA’s greatest challenges has been to search for water on Mars, its...

London 2012 Olympics

The opening ceremonies of the London 2012 Olympics will be July 27, 2012. There is just something about the Olympics that brings out the pride you have in your country. You gather around the tv, or computer these days, to watch your favorite sport or athletes. You...

Brainteasers & Games 2012

Gateway to Science’s Brainteasers & Games camp has just finished for this summer. The kids spent the week working on air powered rockets (see picture), balloon powered cars, parachute eggs, riddles, games and more puzzle fun! They had fun and so did we...

Rest In Peace, Sally Ride

Sally Ride , the first U.S. woman in space passed away on July 23, 2012. She made history in 1983 when she traveled on the space shuttle Challenger as the first female crew member. Following her space endeavors she went on to create Sally Ride Science, an educational...

What a Blast!

With over 120 visitors in attendance Family Rocket Day 2012 was a blast! This free family event, sponsored by Gateway to Science, has come to be one of our largest attended events of the summer. There was a little bit of rocket fun for all ages. Water rockets, air...

Farewell Krypto

Krypto, resident bearded dragon of Gateway to Science, passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2012. Many guests and staff will remember Krypto as the dragon with an attitude. At approximately 9 years old he had his own way of communicating; if he didn’t want anyone around,...

2012 Family Rocket Day!

You are invited to Gateway to Science’s 2012 Family Rocket Day on Saturday, July 21 from 12:30PM-3:30PM. This FREE family event will be held at the Frances leach High Prairie Arts & Science Complex located at 1810 Schafer Street in Bismarck, ND. There will...