Please don't misunderstand Björk. While she might be returning to New York for her first concerts here since 2007 with a residency of conceptual dates premised on her eco-obsessed recent album Biophilia—not to mention specialty instruments and a... More »
Great place to take kids, with lots of hands on exhibits. Not a boring type science museum, even if you had to drag the kids there, once they're having fun inside you'll have to drag them out when you want to leave.
The New York Hall of Science in Queens offers plenty of worthy exhibits: microbes, molecules, mathematics, etc. But the main attractions may be on the lawn outside, in Rocket Park, where linger two fantastic-looking remnants of the U.S. space program, an original Atlas booster and an original Titan II booster, along with replica capsules that the kids--and starstruck adults--can climb inside. We're content to play, but should you want to learn something, there's information on the histor... More »