Adios Summer Celebration

Academy Science is active in the community all year round engaging youth and adults in awesome interesting STEaM Science Technology Engineering Art Mathematics and we have FUN! We engaged many interested youth and adults throughout the summer. The time is here to say Adios Summer, Welcome Autumn as summer will be taking a vacation. So, we are pleased to invite you to our celebration! Adios Summer! Celebration All Are Welcome!…

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WorldO!Water Academy Science Demonstration

Academy Science enjoys participating in demonstrations! All Are Welcome! to join us at the WorldO!Water presentation. Who: YOU! All Are Welcome! What: Live Science Demonstrations! When: Saturday, September 7, Noon-4:00 Where: Wehrspann Lake, 8901 S 154th St. Omaha Why: We Enjoy Sharing Adult and Youth Science Fun!

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Academy Science Enjoys Its Volunteers

Academy Science Enjoys Its Volunteers! This is a very engaging activity! Academy Science Leaders enjoy engaging the Community! Valley Days can be challenging but satisfying. We took on all interested people, numbering well over one hundred, over four hours. We served a lunch of Crafted Angus and Sirloin quarter pound burgers, Natural Bratwurst sausages, Quarter pound beef hot dogs, homemade cabbage and carrot slaw and Southern style potato salad, Fresh…

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Rocket Design Build Launch

All Are Welcome! Join us for: Rocket Design Build Launch! Check out your Rocket performance! Enjoy some smaller scale ballistic missile science! Light Lunch for All interested visitors complete with an ice cream dessert, until food items are consumed. Valley Days Saturday Afternoon in the City Park. August 10th 1:00 – 4:00. 400 W Vass St. City Park, Valley NE between the pool, baseball diamond and tennis courts. We look…

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Rockets at the Library

All Are Welcome! We look forward to visiting with you at the Library for Rocket Design Build and Launch! Thursday July 25th from 3:00 pm until about 5:00 or so. Valley Library 232 N Spruce St Valley NE 68064 AcademyScience.us Leaders Michael and Cathy Hanus

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Geocache Fun

Free Geocache Fun  All Are Welcome!  Saturday July 20th  11 am – 1 pm  Light Meal  Please Bring Your Smartphone and a Small Weather tight Container  Valley Minipark  41.3127, -96.3459  105 N. Spruce St.  Valley, NE  Contact Michael or Cathy Hanus, Leaders  Academic@academyscience.us  402-541-7019 

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NESciFest 2019 Community Event

FREE Nebraska Science Festival Community Event Nebraska Science Festival in Valley Everyone is Welcome! Sponsored by AcademyScience, Valley, NE STEM Demonstrations Saturday April 20 from 12:00 pm until 3:00 pm or so. 111 E. Front St. Valley, NE (Valley Veterans Club East Entrance) Indoor Opportunity: Explore Gamepad controlled and Autonomous Robots, Explore Computer Programming Communicate with the Robots, Try your skill or chance at some robot games. Explore Four Forces…

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Never Give Up

Never Give Up. A finger poking through a manhole cover alerts rescuers to a boy swept away by flood waters. CNN.  Crews desperately searched for a Wisconsin boy after a powerful storm drenched his small community and sucked him into a drainage ditch.  The hunt seemed to be going nowhere until a rescuer noticed one of the boy’s fingers poking through a manhole cover.  The eleven-year-old was playing in a…

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Parasites Can Mind-Control Animals

Parasites Can Mind-Control Animals Without Infecting Them  A tapeworm is essentially a very long, parasitic towel with a grappling hook for a head. It attaches itself to the internal organs of its host with its fiendish head spines, and it absorbs nutrients through its tagliatelle-shaped body. Once fastened, it does very little. It has no mouth or gut, no circulatory or respiratory systems. Its sparse nerves culminate in a cluster…

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WorldO!Water

World O! Water is an annual event hosted by the City of Omaha at Lake Wehrspann, a large man-made lake in a dam retained waterway constructed by the Papilion Missouri NRD. This dam site has evolved into its characteristic biome over the years. AcademyScience.us researches, participates and demonstrates a water themed project every year at this event. This year youth in the science program researched the need for fresh, clean…

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