March 9-24, 2018

Recent Blog Posts

We've got big news! Delta Air Lines is taking the Atlanta Science Festival to new heights. We are extremely proud to announce that Delta will be the presenting sponsor of the 2018 Atlanta Science Festival! With their support, thousands of curious minds will discover 100 events for kids and adults March 9-23, and connect at the Exploration Expo on March 24 at Piedmont Park! Be sure to stay tuned for the full festival schedule announcement coming later this month.

Posted on Jan 12, 2018

How do circus performers balance a ladder on their chin? How does inertia affect aerial shows? The science behind the circus is both intriguing and entertaining, so we’ve turned to Imperial Opa member John Indergaard to help us learn a bit more.​

Posted on Dec 18, 2017

Analog sticks play a huge part in a gamer's ability to perform at their fullest potential. On December 13, 2017, we got an insider's look at one of the best video game controller accessory companies in the country – Atlanta's own KontrolFreek!

Posted on Dec 05, 2017

How is the matter that makes up traditional ice cream, soft serve, custard, and sherbet different? What elements make ice cream the chilly, luxurious treat we all love? The science behind ice cream is both fascinating and delicious, so we’ve turned to High Road Ice Cream owner Keith Schroeder to help us learn a bit more.

Posted on Oct 18, 2017

ASF’s curious astronaut, ALEX (Atlanta’s Lead EXplorer), is back on planet Earth and needs your help exploring the Atlanta science community! Each month, we will provide a different photo challenge and ask our followers to take a picture of ALEX in a place that fulfills the challenge. We'll provide the printable ALEX, you just need to take him/her somewhere special and snap a photo.

Posted on Aug 31, 2017