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Above & Beyond Now Open!

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Above and Beyond what you’ve ever imagined… The Michigan Science Center is proud to present its newest traveling exhibition., featuring an out-of-this-world adventure sure to exceed your expectations! 

Sponsored at Mi-Sci by Aramco Americas, “Above and Beyond” offers a thrilling opportunity to race your friends at the speed of sound, take a breathtaking 360-degree view of Earth from orbit, and embark on a fascinating journey to Mars. From flying cars and supersonic planes to space elevators and mega-rockets, this exhibit takes you faster, farther, and higher for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

Produced by Evergreen Exhibitions in partnership with Boeing, NASA and the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, Above and Beyond is truly out of this world. Get ready to reach for the stars at Mi-Sci.

Elementary Educator Guide

Middle School Educator Guide

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Spread Your Wings

Visitors transform their entire bodies into virtual birds, using motion-sensing technology to manipulate their avatars, moving individually and as a flock. Here they explore the forces of flight—lift, weight, thrust and drag—as they lean to steer, and flap and angle their wings.

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Full Throttle

In the “Faster” gallery, visitors apply aerodynamic principles to design their own virtual fighter jets and then race against other would-be pilots in a high-speed flying competition

We are here for you.

As we progress forward, together as a community, MiSci reminds everyone to continue practicing everyday preventive actions to help avoid illness. Learn more about what MiSci is doing to guests and employees safe.

In an effort to bring something new and immersive to you every day during this time, we have switched to a virtual presence as we work to safely open up the building for you, our MiSci family. Check out our ECHO Live program weekdays at 2:30 p.m. on our Facebook Page.