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In a galaxy far, far away… is life really that different? Find out by comparing the plants, animals, and biomes of the Star Wars universe with those of our own world! Discover what makes a tauntaun so well suited to its habitat, and design your own out-of-this-world creature. Investigate the nature of Cloud City. Examine real crystals and minerals to determine which ones would give your lightsaber your favorite hue. Don your Jedi gear—it’s time to uncover the science behind the fantasy!

Last day to register is June 19, 2019.

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Magic and science are about to collide! Craft your own potions and discover which concoctions are for friends and which are for foes. Investigate the science behind expanding elixirs and experiment with changing ordinary metals to gold in a lesson in alchemy. Explore transfiguration in the natural world. Compare magical creatures to those of the non-magical world as you study fire-breathing dragons, mystical mermaids, and more!

Last day to register is June 19, 2019.

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Hands-on experiments with oobleck and blue goo are just the beginning of this exciting Seuss-inspired adventure! Join the Lorax to learn how to grow and maintain a mini garden. Investigate the diets of herbivores, carnivores, and omnivores with Sam I Am. Check out unique habitats and design a Wocket for your pocket. Meet animals of the museum’s living collection and create a fantastical Seuss Zoo in your classroom.

Last day to register is June 26, 2019.

No camp on July 4. Camp is in session on July 1-3 and July 5.

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Come and catch them all! Join Pokéteam Carnegie to explore the natural world of Pokémon. Learn about different Pokémon, and examine their habitats to discover what makes them strong. Meet entomologists and compare the life cycle of pokébugs to real insects. Build and hatch your own creature egg. Create your own “pokéball” and Pokémon creature based on real features of amazing animals. Go on museum and Schenley Park quests to find Pokémon.

Last day to register is July 3, 2019.

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Let it go and explore all things frozen on an icy journey through the museum! Delve into the Arctic and Antarctic regions to learn how animals survive in sub-zero weather. Take a trip back in time to see prehistoric ice age animals. Make it snow in the middle of summer and form crystals with water. Experiment with the science of sublimation and learn how to make dry ice bubbles.

Last day to register is July 24, 2019.

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Come and catch them all! Join Pokéteam Carnegie to explore the natural world of Pokémon. Learn about different Pokémon, and examine their habitats to discover what makes them strong. Meet entomologists and compare the life cycle of pokébugs to real insects. Build and hatch your own creature egg. Create your own “pokéball” and Pokémon creature based on real features of amazing animals. Go on museum and Schenley Park quests to find Pokémon.

Last day to register is July 24, 2019.

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Let it go Alliances are hard to maintain in any galaxy. Deepen your understanding of the Star Wars universe by comparing intergalactic cultures to their counterparts on planet Earth. Discover how environmental factors impact cultural development, and design your own world—complete with its own society! Join with existing peoples of the Star Wars universe and see if you can preserve the Alliance in a mock council meeting. Help us, Padawans—you’re our only hope!

Last day to register is July 24, 2019.

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Magic and science are about to collide! Craft your own potions and discover which concoctions are for friends and which are for foes. Investigate the science behind expanding elixirs and experiment with changing ordinary metals to gold in a lesson in alchemy. Explore transfiguration in the natural world. Compare magical creatures to those of the non-magical world as you study fire-breathing dragons, mystical mermaids, and more!

Last day to register is July 24, 2019.

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Magic and science are about to collide! Craft your own potions and discover which concoctions are for friends and which are for foes. Investigate the science behind expanding elixirs and experiment with changing ordinary metals to gold in a lesson in alchemy. Explore transfiguration in the natural world. Compare magical creatures to those of the non-magical world as you study fire-breathing dragons, mystical mermaids, and more!

Last day to register is July 31, 2019.

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Turn your world upside down as you explore the strangest things. Examine the line where the known and unknown meet and use the tools of science to separate science fact from fiction. Check out weird museum collections and observe oddities of the natural world. Identify artificial and natural electromagnetic fields and see if you can manipulate them to transmit messages. Dig into humanity’s collective fears through exploration of our shared myths and legends.

Last day to register is August 14, 2019.

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