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Mars Day

Please note: This event has already occurred.
With the Curiosity rover scheduled to land on the surface of the Red Planet on Aug. 6, there is no better time to brush up on your knowledge of the fourth rock from the sun. The museum's annual event has you covered with interactive discussions with scientists involved in Mars research, a 3-D display of the planet's surface, an exhibit of a meteorite found on the planet and hands-on educational activities.