Need something to do this weekend?
Listeners get to take a trip around the world as our contestants test their knowledge of volcanos, earthquakes, ice caps, climate change, and so much more, in this second episode of “Show What You Know.” In addition to the fast-paced quizzes, we go on a whimsical trip to the International Space Station, hear another original song, and hear an in-depth interview with a climate scientist.
Virtual visit to Carlsbad Caverns
According to the National Park Service, Carlsbad Caverns National Park has a particularly storied history as it’s a place where plenty of human activity has taken place from prehistoric people to historic American Indians.
Take a virtual tour of the park's two historic districts, The Cavern Historic District and the Rattlesnake Springs Historic District.
High ancient sea ledges, deep rocky canyons, flowering cactus, and desert wildlife — treasures above the ground in the Chihuahuan Desert.
Hidden beneath the surface are more than 119 caves — formed when sulfuric acid dissolved limestone leaving behind caverns of all sizes.
Jump into the virtual tour and experience the caves for yourself!
Explore a Virtual Planetarium of the Manchester sky
Through Stellaruim Web, you can explore over 60,000 stars, locate planets, and watch sunrises and solar eclipses. If you enter your location, you can see all the constellations that are visible in the night sky in your corner of the world.
Another Amazing thing in the Millyard.......The LEGO® Millyard Project at the SEE Science Center. The largest permanent installation of LEGO® bricks at mini-figure scale in the world. This next video is a brief overview of the types of machinery used at Amoskeag Manufacturing company to make cloth. And a closer look at the models built to illustrate the process.
Want to visit for free when things open back up? The Manchester Public Library has passes just for you! It's free to join the library, and free to use the passes (passes are good for your whole family)!