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Mars is closer than you think...at Science Central!
Posted on July 25, 2012 at 10:39:26 am by Lauren C.
Ever wondered what Mars is like? Find out for yourself at Science Central! Mars in 3-D is Science Central's newest traveling exhibit. So, what can visitors expect? The European Space Agency’s Mars Express Probe is Europe’s first mission to another planet. Since 2004, a stereo camera designed and built by Germany’s space agency, the German Aerospace Center, has been mapping the entire Red Planet and producing colorful, high resolution images. Six natural forces that have significantly formed Mars over billions of years – volcanism, water, ice, erosion, wind, and tectonics – are the focus of the exhibition. permanent exhibits. Insider's Note: Some exhibits have a 50" minimum height requirement and 225lb maximum weight limitation to ensure safety. For more information on Science Central, visit their website, or call 260-424-2400 x 441. Science Central is open Tuesday - Friday 10 am to 4 pm, Saturday 10 am to 5 pm and Sunday Noon to 5 pm. Admission ranges from free (under age 2) to $8.00.