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  • Wanna 3D print your next car or pilot a starship?

    Wanna 3D print your next car or pilot a starship?

    Hello science fictions fans!Since our last transmission, there have been a lot of developments at the Museum of Science Fiction as we prepare for Escape Velocity in July. Summer may feel far, far away thanks to the cold weather we’ve been having, but we are now 127 days away from our inaugural world’s fair/science fiction…

  • There’s gonna be a real jet pack there?

    There’s gonna be a real jet pack there?

    Greetings science fiction fans! As launch time for Escape Velocity is now T-minus five months and counting, we’re going to send more frequent updates about the convention and the Museum’s activities. We’re so excited about everything that’s happening right now and we’d like to share the news with you each month. A new segment of…

  • CubeSat Competition

    CubeSat Competition

    The Museum of Science Fiction believes that science fiction is rich with ideas that can serve as a springboard for curiosity and project-based learning activities. Based on the belief that science fiction holds educational value for all ages, the Museum and its partner organizations will endeavor to develop and tailor our educational competitions to appeal…

  • At the White House for Astronomy Night

    At the White House for Astronomy Night

    The Museum of Science Fiction and Cornell University were invited to the White House this evening for Astronomy Night to announce a competition for high school students to get their CubeSat project launched into space. Based on the belief that science fiction, curiosity, and project-based learning holds educational value for all ages, the Museum of…

  • Children’s National Receives $1 for Every Ticket Sold

    Children’s National Receives $1 for Every Ticket Sold

    Escape Velocity is pleased to designate Children’s National as the official event beneficiary. Children’s National Health System, based in Washington, DC, has been serving the nation’s children since 1870. Children’s National is Magnet® designated, and was ranked among the top 10 pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report 2015-16. Home to the Children’s Research…