Virtual Experiences

Virtual Experiences

Connect with the Museum virtually! Tap into our Virtual Science Academy for fun, interactive experiences hosted by a Museum educator, meet scientists where they work through Scientists in Action, or take an interactive tour of our planet with Digital Earth Academy. It’s easy! Connect to us from anywhere using a computer, webcam, and the internet. 

Learn more about our program offerings below.  

Quick links:  

  • See how to prepare for your day here 
  • Learn more about technology and logistics here. 

Virtual Science Academy

Experience, explore, and engage with the Museum without leaving your classroom through interactive distance learning video conferencing.

Scientists In Action

Grant your students direct access to real scientists in the field, virtually! Tap into Museum field sites or research labs during live, interactive 45-minute broadcasts, where you can engage in a real-time Q&A with scientists and researchers.

Digital Earth Academy

Digital Earth Academy is a new edition of the acclaimed Digital Earth series produced especially for students. Each month, we examine a different aspect of our dynamic planet: landscapes and landforms, human impacts and achievements, and much more. With stunning visualizations, interactive polls, and real-time Q&A, students will make observations, comparisons and connections and gain a new perspective of the Earth.  

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