Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Tellus Science Museum

North of Atlanta, GA there's a little gym of a science museum that we visited on Saturday.
We studied dinosaurs all week last week in preparation for this trip.

We learned a lot and it was great for the kids to see in "real life" what they had only seen in books during the week.
The above is a conjecture of how big a shark must have lost some of the teeth they have found--a shark the size of a school bus perhaps!
Oh and by the way, the boy lost his second tooth while we were at the museum. Good memories!
Besides dinosaurs, Tellus has a great minerals exhibit, complete with this model of the earth's core and crusts
and a very fun interactive science exhibit (called "My Big Backyard") where you can experiment with things like gravity, weather, light, magnets and sound.
They also have a planetarium and some other cool exhibits that we just didn't have time for on Saturday.
If you're visiting the area or anywhere near, I highly recommend the Tellus Science Museum.


  1. That looks like a fun museum!

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  2. My LOVES going to the museum here in NYC. There's so much to see and do. Glad you kids enjoy also

  3. Oh how fun! Princess Nagger would love exploring that museum - she loves dinosaurs. :)

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