ConocoPhillips Techno Science Labs feature interactive experiments for grades 1 - 8
Bringing a group to HMNS or HMNS Sugar Land? Explore science, nature and history in our interactive science labs which feature specimens, artifacts and laboratory equipment.
Each lab lasts one hour and accommodates up to 25 students. Labs cost range between $165 per lab and $200 (for Dissection Lab*) and include admission to the Museum's Permanent Exhibit Halls.
ConocoPhillips TechnoScience Labs
Optical Illusions (September )
Investigate ambiguous pictures, impossible shapes, strobe effects and other amazing illusions.
Balancing Act (November )
From levers and mobiles to leaning towers, explore the center of mass and find out why it matters.
Speed (December )
Explore circular motion and discover which shapes are speediest.
Discovering Density (January )
Discover how hot air balloons rise, why rocks sink, and what makes submarines go up and down.
Marvelous Mixtures (April )
Investigate properties of solutions, colloids, alloys and other mixtures.
Sound Science (May )
Use tuning forks and tubes to investigate pitch, resonance and the science of music.