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Space



The Exploratorium
Create an apparatus for viewing sunspots, Search for extraterrestrial life, and see a live web cam of Mars.

The Space Place
Be able to name trees from space, find out why the sky is blue and discover how to shrink a building three different ways. Lots of online space Games, activities, and fun facts.

NASA Kids
Exactly how hot is the sun? Can astronauts sleep standing up? And is it possible to escape the Event Horizon of a black hole?

The Nine Planets
Take a self-guided tour through our solar system. Explore the satellites of Saturn, the moons of Jupiter, and the canals and canyons of Mars.

Young Astronomers' Learning Center
What is a Brown Dwarf? What's the difference between a meteor and a falling star? What are solar winds? The Learning Center provides all the answers you need.

NASA – Be a Spacecraft Engineer
Your mission: Help scientists plan a mission to a comet. Design your own spacecraft. And protect the international Space Station from space debris.


Upcoming Events
Book Discussion Group Feb 20, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
YA Book Discussion (ages 12-18) Feb 26, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
J Book Discussion (ages 10-14) Feb 28, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Baffling Bill the Magician (Tickets $5) Mar 09, 2019 04:00 PM (US/Eastern) — Middle School Auditorium
Technology Workshop - Microsoft Word -Most Common Mistakes of Beginners Mar 14, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Irene Miller - Holocaust Survivor Mar 19, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern)
Book Discussion Group Mar 20, 2019 07:00 PM (US/Eastern)
YA Book Discussion (ages 12-18) Mar 26, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
J Book Discussion (ages 10-14) Mar 28, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library
Technology Workshop - 3d Printer Demonstration -Learn what you can do with a 3d printer Apr 11, 2019 06:00 PM (US/Eastern) — River Rapids District Library