Did you know? You can observe the rotation of the Earth by paying a visit to the museum’s Foucault Pendulum – a 235-pound, 17-inch brass ball that demonstrates the Earth’s counter-clockwise movement. Read more
Experience the Science-Surrounds-Us-All Actuality at this 110,000 sq-ft creative learning center in Downtown Des Moines. By placing the power of learning in the hands of the visitor with interactive experiences for all ages, the emphasis at SCI is less on WHAT to learn and more on HOW to learn.