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Top 10 Zoo in the USA

Fort Worth Zoo Location: Fort Worth, Texas Ticket price: adult – $14, children – $10 Fort Worth Zoo was founded in 1909 in Texas. Its first “inhabitants” were a lion, two cubs, an alligator, a coyote, a peacock, and several rabbits. Now, this zoo is home to 5,000 natives. The zoo is large and spacious, all covered by the shade…

Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem (Kaleideum)

Location: 390 S Liberty St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-5260 Working hours: School Year Hours: Monday: 9 am-Noon Members Only (Closed first Monday of the month Oct.-May); Tuesday: 9 am-4 pm; Wednesday: 9 am-4 pm; Thursday: 9 am-4 pm (Open until 8 pm third Thursday of every month); Friday: 9 am-4 pm; Saturday: 10 am-5 pm; Sunday: 1-5 pm. Summer Hours…

Volvo Group Companies Donate Adopt Schoo Program

Volvo Group of Companies donated to maintain the museum’s “Adopt-a-School” program. This sum of money will be spent on educational programs used in North Hills Elementary School. This school is located in Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School. Nowadays, all educational institutions in the Winston-Salem are granted free admission to SciWorks. The SciWorks ‘Adopt-a-School’ program provides pupils at state-funded schools with the opportunity…

Harry Potter Birthday Celebration

If you are a Harry Potter fan and have read all the books about this brave wizard boy, then try to arrange a thematic birthday party that will definitely be fun and will be remembered for a long time. But first, you need to find out the main nuances of organizing such an event. In what cases can you organize…

Exploring The Night Sky, Stars and Constellations

Where to start astronomical observations if you are an absolute beginner? Even if you have a telescope or astronomical binoculars, do not rush to use their help. To get started, just look at the night sky! The sky is a striking sight on a clear moonless night. It looks like a giant tent of black velvet, covering the horizon from…

Why Do We Say “Trick or Treat”?

Trick-or-treating (also known as Guising) is one of the traditions of the Halloween holiday in many English-speaking countries and in Mexico. Children in costumes (usually monsters but not necessary) go from house to house to beg for sweets, such (or, in some countries, money), asking «Trick or treat?»). “Trick” means a comic threat to cause harm to the owners of…

Pluto Facts: Interesting Facts about the Planet

What do you remember about Pluto from the school course of astronomy? How far is this tiny planet from the Sun? This planet, although small, is very remarkable and deserves you to know a little more about it. 13 interesting facts about Pluto