Now Open: Space Science Hall

Posted on November 7, 2014 by Emily Roush

Highlands Museum & Discovery Center to Open New Exhibition Hall

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center has opened a new space science exhibition hall. Located in the Discovery Center, it houses the new exhibit “Satellites, Aerospace & the Bluegrass State.”

This exhibit, designed by Morehead State University’s Space Science Program will inform visitors about the roles satellites play in the field of aerospace and highlight Morehead State University’s role in preparing students to work in the challenging field of aerospace.

Visitors will:

  • Gain a better understanding for where satellites are in earth’s orbit
  • Learn about the process of building satellites
  • Gain a better understanding of the role of Ground Operations in satellite management
  • Learn about MSU’s Space Science Programs