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Contact: Dan Nasitka
Manager of Public Relations
Discovery Science Center
(714) 913-5018 | dnasitka@discoverycube.org

March 29, 2012

 

Time is running out, there are only 17 days left before the blockbuster exhibit Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination leaves Southern California for good! Explore all the out of this world technologies shown in the Star Wars films, how they were generated, and the modern day work that may someday lead to real-life versions of what is seen in the films. Also, don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with real models and artifacts from all six Star Wars movies! Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination will not be returning to Southern California after leaving Discovery Science Center on April 15th, don’t miss this amazing exhibit!

Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination is the largest traveling exhibit in the history of Discovery Science Center and is over three times the size of a normal DSC display. Two brand new, never before seen exhibits halls have been created to house the incredible experience.

For more information about the exhibit, online ticket sales and more, visit www.discoverycube.org/starwars

 

What:                      Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination

 

Where:                   Discovery Science Center – 2500 North Main Street, Santa Ana

 

Dates:                    Exhibit  Ends  April 15, 2012

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Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination, presented by Bose Corporation, was developed by the Museum of Science, Boston and Lucasfilm Ltd. Star Wars objects in this exhibition are on loan from the Archives of Lucasfilm Ltd.

The exhibition is made possible through the cooperation of Lucasfilm Ltd. Lucasfilm, STAR WARS and related properties are trademarks and/or copyrights, in the United States and other countries, of Lucasfilm Ltd. and/or its affiliates.  All rights reserved. All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.

This material is based upon work supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 0307875. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

 

ABOUT DISCOVERY SCIENCE CENTER

Imaginations run wild at Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana through more than 100 hands-on exhibits in themed areas throughout the Center. Race your family at sorting recyclables in Eco Challenge, stand under a real rocket engine in Boeing Rocket Lab and try your best slap shot against the Anaheim Duck’s goalie in Science of Hockey! Traveling exhibits and annual events such as Bug Invasion and Bubblefest ensure that there is always something new to do. Discovery Science Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating young minds, assisting teachers and increasing public understanding of science, math and technology through interactive exhibits and programs.

Open daily from 10am – 5pm. For further information, call us at (714) 542-CUBE or visit us online www.discoverycube.org.

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