The Space Science wing of NMMNH&S houses our observatory, planetarium, and space science collections. We also have a connection to research being done on the planet Mars!
Learn about our observatory with a 16-inch research grade telescope.
Research Curator, Volcanology and Space Science
Dr. Larry Crumpler shares discoveries and photographs from Opportunity, the Mars Exploration Rover still going strong after more than ten years on the red planet.
Want to learn more about space and everything in it? Check out these links.