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Alien Worlds and Androids

Oct. 4, 2014 9:00 a.m. - Jan. 11, 2015

Blast off to a world where science fiction meets science fact at Alien Worlds and Androids, a special limited engagement exhibition at the Milwaukee Public Museum.

In Alien Worlds and Androids, you will explore cutting-edge science and come face-to-face with the fantastic worlds depicted in your favorite science fiction films and books. How close are we to discovering new alien worlds and alien life?

What are the differences between an android and a robot? How has science fiction led to scientific reality? Are we slowly becoming one with our machines? Let’s find out in the great interactive exhibition Alien Worlds and Androids.

Milwaukee Public Museum
800 W. Wells St.
Milwaukee, WI 53233
414-278-2702
http://www.mpm.edu
Venue Description:
The Milwaukee Public Museum is a museum of human and natural history that interprets the world's culture and natural heritage through collections, research, education and exhibits. Created in 1882, the museum has many interesting exhibits such as The Streets of Old Milwaukee, The Living Oceans, The Rain Forest and Butterflies Alive. Visit the museum's Web site for hours, admission fees and more specific information on the exhibits and special attractions. www.mpm.edu

Recent OnMilwaukee.com story about Alien Worlds and Androids

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Hollywood meets science in MPM's "Alien Worlds and Androids"

Published Oct. 8, 2014

Though younger visitors may enjoy it most, "Alien Worlds and Androids," the new touring exhibit at the Milwaukee Public Museum, has something for everyone. The show landed at MPM on Saturday and runs through Jan. 11. Tickets are $5 with museum admission, but free for members.

Milwaukee Public Museum
http://www.mpm.edu/plan-visit/calendar/alien-worlds-and-androids