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Lafayette Science Museum Hosts Summer of Science

LAFAYETTE, La – School’s out. The heat and humidity are rising. And the kids are restless. The Lafayette Science Museum has a scientific solution: entertaining, educational exhibits and events that add up to a sizzling Summer of Science. “We’ve got a busy summer planned here at Lafayette Science Museum, and we’re excited to introduce some new

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Five Million Year Old Fossils Unsealed at Science Museum

LAFAYETTE, La – Lafayette Science Museum and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s School of Geosciences Geology Museum unsealed a cast containing five million year old giant camel fossils. The fossilized skeleton of Megatylopus is an extremely rare paleontological find. With the addition of these fossils, Lafayette Science Museum now holds the most complete Megatylopus skeleton discovered to

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Museum Set to Unveil New Insect Sculptures at ArtWalk

LAFAYETTE, La – Lafayette Science Museum (LSM) will celebrate the expansion of its entomology exhibit, The Crawl Space, during this Saturday’s ArtWalk with local artist Kelly Guidry. The downtown museum recently commissioned eight new sculptures from Guidry, who will be on hand Saturday to discuss his work and show new projects. Made of solid wood and

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New Exhibit Unearths the Science of Oil Exploration

Lafayette Science Museum announces its latest exhibit: Energy Unearthed: The Science of Petroleum Exploration Opens Saturday, October 21, 2017 | Lafayette Science Museum | 433 Jefferson St. | Downtown Lafayette Sponsored by LAGCOE and University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s School of Geosciences, this new exhibit showcases the science of oil exploration and production. Energy Unearthed

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LSM introduces Virtual Reality Laboratory Experience

Immerse yourself in Lafayette Science Museum’s latest exhibition: The Virtual Reality Laboratory Experience   This first-of-its-kind exhibit will completely transport you into expansive new worlds. Eight science-themed stations will let you blast off into space, journey inside the human body, explore the wonders of the deepest oceans – and much more!    The VR Lab will

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