Snoopy in Space at WonderLab

2019-05-14T12:00:51-04:00May 14th, 2019|Mission, News, Programs|

The year is 1969. The Space Race is heating up, and the USSR and the USA are vying for dominance in above the clouds. The world was watching, and both nations had incredible support from their allies and citizens. The USA had one distinct advantage over its rival, however - Snoopy. At the time, Peanuts, [...]

Explore the Wonders of Chemistry at WonderLab

2019-05-10T16:25:46-04:00May 10th, 2019|News, Programs|

Chemistry covers a wide range of topics from colorful experiments and the elements used in them to the individual atoms that make up those elements. Explore the wonders of Chemistry Saturday, May 11 at WonderLab Museum of Science, Health and Technology from 1 to 3 p.m. There will be two different breath-taking demonstrations at the [...]

2019 Granfalloon Festival Kicks Off at WonderLab

2019-04-29T11:56:21-04:00April 29th, 2019|News, Programs|

Calling all Kurt Vonnegut fans! This spring, WonderLab Museum of Science, Health and Technology will kick off the 2019 Granfalloon: A Kurt Vonnegut Convergence, the spring festival of music, literature, and art. Hosted by the Indiana University Arts & Humanities Council, the Granfalloon celebrates Indiana’s most famous science fiction writer, Vonnegut, at various Bloomington venues [...]

A Whole New World of Virtual Reality at WonderLab

2019-04-23T16:54:53-04:00April 22nd, 2019|News, Programs|

EVENT UPDATE: Age extended to 11+. Pre-register for this event here.    Whether it puts you in a space battle or lets you explore the ocean floor, virtual reality technology is becoming an increasingly useful tool for a variety of different fields. Explore virtual worlds at A Whole New World: 3D Design and VR, on [...]

Girls Scouts Explore Computer Science at WonderLab Tech-Xpert

2019-04-09T12:28:36-04:00April 8th, 2019|News, Programs|

NOTE: This event information has been updated from the original.  There is now a single session, 1:30-2:30 p.m. rather than the originally scheduled two sessions.  BLOOMINGTON, Ind. –  Technology is an important part of modern day-to-day life, and knowing how to use it is even more important. Have you ever wondered how to use the code [...]

This Really is Rocket Science!

2019-04-01T13:26:00-04:00April 1st, 2019|News, Programs|

Have you ever wanted to be able to say you know some rocket science? Now you can! WonderLab is adding Rocket Lab, a show all about the science of rockets, to its repertoire of popular Interactive Science Shows. These shows are available as part of WonderLab Outreach: specially designed shows that bring the wonders of [...]

Turn a yard full of invasive plants into works of art with Science of Art: Paper Making with Invasives!

2019-03-25T13:29:56-04:00March 25th, 2019|News, Programs|

BLOOMINGTON, IN.- Roughly one-fourth of all plant species in Indiana are not native to the state - this includes plants found in your own backyard. What to do? WonderLab has a solution. Come to Science of Art: Paper Making with Invasives on Saturday, March 30 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. WonderLab’s staff is joining forces [...]

SCIENCE Break/Spring Break! March down to WonderLab for new events all through Spring Break 2019

2019-02-25T16:13:06-04:00February 25th, 2019|News, Programs|

BLOOMINGTON, IN.- This March, WonderLab is going all-out with new events and community partnerships! From sweets to space, from fuzz to feathers, the events at WonderLab during Spring Break 2019 have something for everyone. “Spring break is a time when kids, particularly kids who can’t get here during the week, can come to the museum [...]

Celebrate Bloomington’s Bicentennial with Two Bloomington Passions: Art and Science

2018-08-14T15:25:01-04:00August 9th, 2018|Programs|

Celebrate Bloomington’s Bicentennial at WonderLab during WonderLab’s After Dark: Art in Bloom. Explore Bloomington’s artists and learn about the connection art has to the world of science.  This dichotomy inspired WonderLab Museum Educator, Jared Katz in his vision for the upcoming WonderLab 21+ event - After Dark: Art in Bloom, Saturday, August 25 from 6 [...]