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CSU's Coca-Cola Space Science Center to launch a new space flight adventure

(Source: Columbus State University, University Relations) (Source: Columbus State University, University Relations)
(Source: Columbus State University, University Relations) (Source: Columbus State University, University Relations)
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Columbus State University’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center (CCSSC) is opening a new interactive space flight adventure March 25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Admission is $5 per person and free for children ages three and under. Hot dogs, snacks, and drinks will be available for purchase.  

“A Space Shuttle Odyssey” is a 27-seat theater that includes ten high-definition displays from the front and above that represent the Earth from orbit, the stars flight, data, and more. Participants will take a 15-minute journey into space in seats that literally shake.

A Space Shuttle Odyssey was created by a $250,000 gift from WestRock, an American packaging company. 

“We are so grateful to have a partner like WestRock,” said Shawn Cruzen, executive director of CUS’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center. “Together, we are providing inspiration to the next generation of science explores, as well as creating a richer history and culture experience for the region and visitors.” 

"A Space Shuttle Odyssey" launch celebration includes:

  • “A Space Shuttle Odyssey” shows every 20 minutes
  • RED the Robot in action
  • Super Science demonstrations
  • Air Rocket construction and launches
  • Omnisphere Theater shows
  • Solar observing
  • Door prizes

 Due to limited seating, book your flight online. For more information about the celebration of "A Space Shuttle Odyssey," visit CCSSC’s Facebook page. 

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