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MSI Chicago @msichicago Chicago, Illinois, US

The Museum of Science and Industry, the Western Hemisphere’s largest science museum, is home to live science shows, a WWII sub, big-screen films and more!

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@Nurse_Leonora 🥰🥰🥰(2/2) In all, its tour raised a half-million dollars to help children. Proof that fine (again, small) gestures can… https://t.co/CdEcpclx1U(1/2) Oh Minnie and Mickey portrait, you’re so fine (as in small), you’re so fine (like extremely small), you blow… https://t.co/PyuOpS71nx
11/30
2020
Even though we're closed, the work to inspire the next generation of creators and innovators does not stop. Click t… https://t.co/jX1c6vsDty
11/25
2020
Turns out COVID-19 can be traced in human waste days before symptoms develop, which may provide early warning for o… https://t.co/gyYD123wgG
11/24
2020
Blue was The Imposter. https://t.co/uSuE8pvUDs
11/21
2020
@jandramnz @FieldMuseum https://t.co/6j7hcFPyyu @jandramnz Let us know if this helps! ➡️ https://t.co/iNLlDTN4jpWe had a holiday photo shoot before we closed. You get a Zoom background, you get a Zoom background. Everyone gets… https://t.co/QaJ0qDCgbr
11/20
2020
Boop. #TBT to this pre-pandemic pic of our United Airlines Boeing 727 getting a fresh polish. #MSIChicago https://t.co/VpCcvvUEYA
11/19
2020
(5/5) 🎄 Explore an online map of trees and displays featured in MSI’s holiday exhibits and learn about the rich cus… https://t.co/Pgyp45mm9I(4/5) 🔬 Keep learning in place and at your pace with science activities and topics you can access anytime with expe… https://t.co/usjwbluWeV(3/5) 💡 The Learning Resources virtual hub provides free educational tools in science, technology, engineering and… https://t.co/tI4fLOvfPk(2/5) We will be working hard from home to bring you engaging online science content. We have several free resource… https://t.co/2Hyc6S6D2e(1/5) Starting Thursday, MSI will temporarily close to the public until further notice as the state moves to slow t… https://t.co/WwNPDIlCQZ
11/18
2020
We’re live now with Grant Smith, a molecular engineer from @UChicago! Tune in to this week’s Jr. Science Café and l… https://t.co/UcrYXzsmU4 @3timemvp @Zoraidasambolin Just the sounds of the Museum waking up for the day. No humans, tornados, submarines or trees were harmed. 👍Things that bring us joy: numbers, holiday décor and dramatic drone footage. We can't count down to lighting our 45… https://t.co/UwzyMWhZ7s
11/13
2020
🌐 Discover how we code words, sound and videos with signals that can travel across the world during Friday’s virtua… https://t.co/vEGoXDpQnS
11/12
2020
(3/3) We hope you can help us "light" the tree by making a light at home, click for the full instructions on how to… https://t.co/dAbve2jHlF(2/3) We're also taking a different approach to our annual Grand Tree Lighting Ceremony. We can't gather 'round thi… https://t.co/hQPCPILNza(1/3) The holidays have a different feel this year, so we're excited to bring a world of traditions to your home. S… https://t.co/0cvGPTiRX1Thank you veterans for your service and sacrifice. #VeteransDay https://t.co/ah61K11J89
11/11
2020
Fill your stomach and your mind. We're taking part in #TakeOutChicago, a contest to support local restaurants and b… https://t.co/EyfWdvW8X4👩‍🔬 Today we’re launching a new Learning Resources virtual hub with FREE resources for everyone to celebrate Nation… https://t.co/9PrmZafJC9Image: Karen Powell, "Yesterday," 2019, mixed media.Submissions are open for the 2021 #BlackCreativity Juried Art Exhibition! Teens and adults are welcome to submit ar… https://t.co/sC2QG68rbi
11/8
2020
Energy? We’re big fans. 💨 Applications for the free virtual teacher PD course on energy and its systems are due Su… https://t.co/JomErw7ygw
11/7
2020
Before hibernating, bears' stomachs get so full that they can't lie flat and have to dig holes in the ground to fit… https://t.co/jjBAVWHbihWe're live now with Siqi Meng, a polymer scientist from @UChicagoPME! Tune in to this week's Jr. Science Café and a… https://t.co/EimPzt3CteWe'll go live today with Siqi Meng, a polymer scientist from @UChicagoPME at @UChicago! If you've made slime, you'v… https://t.co/YMIcJBftx2
11/6
2020
@quinn_bin We actually get a lot of requests for the music for this exhibit! Here's the playlist if you need some b… https://t.co/gpqLKRkue6 @Sensitile Feel free to reshare on social! For website inclusion, please email pr@msichicago.org.
11/5
2020
*Sighs* 😌 📹: IG @ v1zhual https://t.co/L3IfbfiNLE
11/4
2020
@robert_salm Thanks for sending! We will share this with the appropriate team. @sahilgoenka Thanks for reaching out! Please email us at tickethelp@msichicago.org, and our ticketing team can help with your visit.The calendar reads November, but mentally we're here. Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light open in 11 d… https://t.co/dIXabwObuK
11/3
2020
Artifacts in our collection that are ✨ creepy. ✨ TAM, who is featured in this video and on the cover of Nirvana's… https://t.co/yCRFAY8t6L
10/30
2020
Reuse cardboard to learn about anatomy! Build a ✋ with @NorthwesternU grad. student Stacey Brown, an orthotics clin… https://t.co/wXg9bzBPxl @JoshuaMellin @chicago ❤️️❤️️❤️️
10/29
2020
After 2 weeks of multiple health screens and asking everyone to quarantine, I surprised my closest inner circle wit… https://t.co/FvVl8L8LX7
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10/28
2020
It's so important, that's why we printed it on a 30 ft. tall banner. 😷 #FightFatigue #TrustScience https://t.co/rv2di8wz2P @chicagobars Thanks for stopping by! ✌️
10/26
2020
End-of-the-week happy. 😛 The Sensitile S90 Cube, on display inside our Science Storms exhibit, is a light bending… https://t.co/iGuhtme7nmThis is the crossover event we needed from 2020. https://t.co/zEbhgJRSH2
Retweeted by MSI Chicago🐶 A round of appaws for Honey who’s getting ready for her livestream tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. Veterinarian Simuel Ham… https://t.co/s7LWFcaN65
10/23
2020
Which pumpkin are you today? We're feeling 😍. Find your pumpkin match during Boo Fest through Nov. 1! 🎃… https://t.co/hPaBeae4OD
10/21
2020
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10/20
2020
The Great Train Story exhibit recreates 2,200 miles of scenery from a trip to Chicago to Seattle with plenty of hid… https://t.co/tR3a8D4bpBComing up on @WBEZreset: @msichicago has a new CEO! #Chicago, meet @chevyluvscience. She joins me. @WBEZ
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10/19
2020
#Makers create amazing things! And they always make us smile. 😊 🖌️: IG @ artland_00 https://t.co/h4HgGBfGq4
10/18
2020
How it started. ➡️ How it's going. 🏛 https://t.co/TJrrkkfNKp🎈 Tom Beebe, Asset Development Lead at @BP_America, joins us today at 3:30 p.m. to answer your questions during our… https://t.co/qeCUv7ZNjJTrick or treat If you can smell our feet Please step back to practice physical distancing. 🧡🖤 Our staff have been… https://t.co/94RUfYuFzZ
10/16
2020
Thinking about a career in science, tech, engineering or medicine? Tune in to our FB starting this Friday for our J… https://t.co/iFh99yprN8
10/15
2020
🚀 Space makes our heart go zoom zoom zoom. 💜 Join us Oct. 21 for a free livestream with NASA scientists working on… https://t.co/kwB0KVNpAG
10/14
2020
When your date ghosts you mid-movie. Boo Fest kicks off Saturday! Enjoy physically distanced trick-or-treating, ex… https://t.co/t9q8bqpVvT @AAMers @chevyluvscience https://t.co/inzteQxcPgCongrats again to @chevyluvscience, who is heading from Phoenix to Chicago! From us at the Alliance, we're excite… https://t.co/UyBei5fq6C
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10/13
2020
You chose the right city to move to, @chevyluvscience! One of Chicago's most beloved museums, @msichicago has inspi… https://t.co/jdQqYOmbED
Retweeted by MSI Chicago @chicagosmayor @msichicago It's a real honor @chicagosmayor to lead @msichicago. Excited to live in this great city… https://t.co/ZUKPKxJxZJ
Retweeted by MSI Chicago @chicagosmayor @chevyluvscience So excited to welcome @chevyluvscience! Thank you @chicagosmayor! 🎉 @brbarreno We look forward to welcoming you both back!
10/10
2020
@vinivinidogo 🎶 I don't want a lot for Christmas... sorry. ❤️The trees and displays are back for 2020. Early tickets are now available for Christmas Around the World and Holida… https://t.co/JjY6HBWwNzYesterday's Main Street is fully embracing the season. 🎃 Join us Oct. 17-Nov. 1 for Boo Fest, a family-friendly Hal… https://t.co/uIN2FSteIA
10/9
2020
@chevyluvscience We're honored to have you and we're looking forward to welcoming you to Chicago! 🎊Congratulations @chevyluvscience! We look forward to seeing what the future holds for @MSIChicago, an institution w… https://t.co/3vi9oewc0k
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10/8
2020
@UAMedGAL @chevyluvscience @azsciencecenter Love this energy yes!!! @msichicago @azsciencecenter I'm really excited about Chicago - to get to know this great city and continue the wor… https://t.co/Pp5a1y61UO
Retweeted by MSI ChicagoI’m honored to become the first woman and Black American to be named CEO @msichicago. The decision to leave… https://t.co/Nzzo6XaKZy
Retweeted by MSI Chicago @azsciencecenter @chevyluvscience Welcome aboard! 👋With @chevyluvscience as its new leader, @MSIChicago is in capable hands! Her transformative work with… https://t.co/pzxTnZ5sps
Retweeted by MSI ChicagoWith @chevyluvscience as its new leader, @MSIChicago is in capable hands! Her transformative work with… https://t.co/uwiyFrJ3oY
Retweeted by MSI ChicagoWe luv this news. Join us in welcoming Chevy Humphrey as our new President and CEO! She will start her new role in… https://t.co/Iys8cYGMX7
10/7
2020
We’re excited to participate in this year’s Open House Chicago! #OHC2020 features a new mobile app that unlocks fas… https://t.co/TdjWnVD8L2
10/6
2020
Check out @Exelon’s main generator and turbine and turbine rotor, which they use to make nuclear power. Learn more… https://t.co/0zblXcAQ9o
10/2
2020
Boo-ya! Halloween is here! Celebrate with costumes, trick or treating, smashingly fun science and more during Boo F… https://t.co/4f2TL9NIZE
10/1
2020
Make a 10-minute video with friends or family demonstrating your favorite science activity to enter @ChicagoNSBE’s… https://t.co/iXpHugE3rB
9/30
2020
Fasten your seatbelts for more details on this exciting renovation. And for plenty of aviation puns.Fly Back in Time: ⌚️ See what travel looked like at the dawn of the jet age in a recreation of the 727 airplane’s 1… https://t.co/mFgjeqWSkzThe Onboard Amenities: 💡 Inside the rear of the United Boeing 727, the plane’s walls will be peeled back to show me… https://t.co/qFkhzo4fCCTopics You'll Learn About to Take Your Knowledge to New Heights: 🧳 The hundreds of careers that make air travel pos… https://t.co/S0m4K7juUyRenovations are cleared for takeoff. ✈️ Our Take Flight exhibit will close on Oct. 5, and reopen in April 2021 wit… https://t.co/bdYeSPr56z
9/28
2020
We hear "The Batman" will be filming exteriors in our great city. How small are your cameras @MattReevesLA?… https://t.co/ZajFZN4rS7
9/25
2020
Ask a Mechanical Engineer during our next Jr. Science Café, online edition! Hear from two professionals from… https://t.co/LZDftu87GP
9/24
2020
@mscleung Love to hear this! Thanks for stopping by, hope you visit us again soon. 👋💙
9/21
2020
Loving this view. Sunset over Hyde Park captured by @JoshuaMellin. 🌇 #MSIChicago https://t.co/3iXJtsZcFAWhat's for breakfast? This Universal Swinger Toaster, c. 1928, allowed the user to rotate toast with a push of a bu… https://t.co/YiZXMGpb39
9/20
2020
Only scientific curiosity can unravel these mysteries. –KW https://t.co/LnBOKYbmJ3To prove phosphorous is a crowbar, we need to know how phosphorous changed into phosphine. But it’s possible that a… https://t.co/EQBLDvoQh2After a few days, the scientists found the manure drained of phosphorous and phosphine gas floating at the top of t… https://t.co/uVg7BokiPeScientists suspect that phosphorous might be a crowbar for anaerobic microbes, with phosphine gas as the exhale. In… https://t.co/hQkQBJQvaQAnaerobic microbes figured out how to use different crowbars like sulfur and carbon dioxide to break the energy fre… https://t.co/rGgZ2kLk1hFreeing that energy changes oxygen into water and carbon dioxide – the biosignatures in our exhales! This is called… https://t.co/SGThxZQM0jFirst, we need to understand what oxygen does. For humans and every other organism that isn’t an anaerobe, we need… https://t.co/0t2TTAGSqxAnaerobes are a crafty bunch. They live on Earth's most extreme environments, like thermal vents at the bottom of t… https://t.co/A2nwSNfRHwPhosphine is rare, so scientists are still figuring out exactly how it’s made, but they have pretty strong evidence… https://t.co/1gcOu7oHvIHere on Earth, phosphine is called a “biosignature” – it exists because living organisms create it in one of the ma… https://t.co/Rm6k6WsSza👋 Dr. Kristen Witte, Exhibit Content + Research Specialist here for a #ScienceExplainer. The news heard ‘round the… https://t.co/QaCHj0myIp
9/18
2020

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