Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Dr. Phillips CineDome Level 1

With intrepid explorer Carsten Peter, dodge boulders at the edge of an active volcano in Indonesia, descend to a lava lake in Vanuatu and visit the incredible mineral deposit fields in Ethiopia. Travel across the globe to see the archaeological ghost town of Pompeii and witness the devastating effects of the recent Kilauea eruption in Hawaii.

Sea Lions: Life by a Whisker 2D (20 min)

Digital Adventure Theater Level 2

A heart-warming journey of a sea lion pup, and the man that has dedicated his life trying to save her species. Embark on an epic quest through the uninhabited wilderness of the Great Australian Bight, to the lush kelp forests off the Californian coast.

Micro Monsters 2D (20 min)

Digital Adventure Theater Level 2

Super powers exist. Right here on Earth. And they are beneath our feet. They include beetles that shoot chemical fire and lift enormous weights; scorpions that glow in the dark with astonishing crushing powers; spiders that can make themselves virtually invisible and hypnotise their prey; even a bug that can transform itself into another creature entirely. Prepare to be amazed in this adventure exploring the hidden world of the super-powered bugs.

Today’s Hours

Full Building

Reserve your timed-entry tickets online in advance.

Hive Activities

The Hive Level 3

Make your own science fiction animated short and self-publish your own science fiction zine this month in the Hive! For ages 8+

Dinos in Lights

DinoDigs Level 4

Join STAN the T-Rex and his fossil friends in DinoDigs as they show off their twinkling talent in a festive display of music and light. Each family-friendly show will begin every half hour and runs for four minutes, concluding with a wintry surprise.

Holiday Laser Show

Dr. Phillips CineDome Level 1

Get into the Holiday spirit with a festive Laser Light show in the Dr. Phillips CineDome!

Tech Takeover

Club House Level 1

Check out tech-themed activities like computer games, droid assembly, and Ozobot coding!

Guided Planet Tour

Our Planet Level 4

Explore the solar system and beyond with an OSC Scientist at Science on a Sphere!

Journey to Space

Dr. Phillips CineDome Level 1

Extensive interviews with astronauts Chris Ferguson and Serena Aunon give an overview of past space accomplishments, current activities and future plans, and the magnificent contributions made by the Space Shuttle programme and its space pioneers.

Fun in Founders

Founders Room Level 3

Build with cardboard construction and keva planks, read sci-fi stories, and test your skills with an OSC activity sheet!

KABOOM!

Digital Adventure Theater Level 2

Explore the science of combustion in this explosive live show featuring some colorful chemistry!

Stellar Sci-Fi Tour

Our Planet Level 4

Discover the real life inspirations behind your favorite sci fi stories at Science on a Sphere

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

Dr. Phillips CineDome Level 1

With intrepid explorer Carsten Peter, dodge boulders at the edge of an active volcano in Indonesia, descend to a lava lake in Vanuatu and visit the incredible mineral deposit fields in Ethiopia. Travel across the globe to see the archaeological ghost town of Pompeii and witness the devastating effects of the recent Kilauea eruption in Hawaii.

Sea Lions: Life by a Whisker 2D (20 min)

Digital Adventure Theater Level 2

A heart-warming journey of a sea lion pup, and the man that has dedicated his life trying to save her species. Embark on an epic quest through the uninhabited wilderness of the Great Australian Bight, to the lush kelp forests off the Californian coast.

Micro Monsters 2D (20 min)

Digital Adventure Theater Level 2

Super powers exist. Right here on Earth. And they are beneath our feet. They include beetles that shoot chemical fire and lift enormous weights; scorpions that glow in the dark with astonishing crushing powers; spiders that can make themselves virtually invisible and hypnotise their prey; even a bug that can transform itself into another creature entirely. Prepare to be amazed in this adventure exploring the hidden world of the super-powered bugs.