One of our favorite North Carolina planetarians has just been honored with a stellar award – all puns intended here people! Ken Brandt of the Robeson Planetarium and Science Center is going to Italy to teach and learn in some very ancient halls of science education and he wants to bring us along!! Yes! I…

Looking for an opportunity to experiment with some egg dyeing this week? We here at the NC Science Trail spend a lot of time thinking about ways to live and act sustainably. We recognize that everyone can’t do everything, but everyone can do something to make a difference in the world and we think that’s…

For decades, Discovery Place has been sharing the “magic” of science from the western Piedmont with all ages of knowledge-seekers. How lucky are we in North Carolina that we have such an amazing set of resources to indulge our curiosities of the world around us? If you aren’t familiar with the Discovery Place Labs, this…