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Weekly Planner

America’s Test Kitchen Comes to OMSI, Thali Supper Club Celebrates Diwali, and More Portland Food Events

… including Chocktoberfest, a rare Spanish sherry dinner, and Ecliptic Brewing’s anniversary party.

  • By Arlo Voorhees
  • Published 10/18/2016


The Eat Beat Weekly Planner: Food Events for Every Kind of Eater

Our digest of Portland’s top upcoming food and drink events, including Bastille Day celebrations, the Oregon Brewers Festival, and DIY GMO gardening at OMSI

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 07/07/2015


The Balance Calendar—PDX Fitness and Health Events

Take care of your skin, find out what to eat to fuel your fitness goals, and relax with a monthly restorative yoga retreat!

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 03/23/2015


The Mad Science Behind OMSI's Greatest Exhibits

In the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry’s exhibition-design laboratory, the future of learning is under construction.

  • By Nathan Tucker
  • Published 10/10/2014


Explaining Physics With Skateboards

OMSI shreds science with a new interactive exhibit featuring a 7,000-square-foot skate park.

  • By Maya Seaman and Nomad
  • Published 04/02/2014


OMSI’s Planned Coastal Discovery Center

The Oregon Museum of Science & Industry is close to their goal of opening a new marine science education facility in Newport, OR.

  • By Greg Young
  • Published 03/13/2014


A Night of Science and Satisfying Fare

OMSI’s interactive Food Luminary series explores the science behind flavor profiles and culinary techniques.

  • By Erik Maurer
  • Published 02/06/2014


OMSI Recreates Sherlock Holmes's HQ

This month, OMSI debuts a touring exhibition exploring the science and history behind fiction's greatest detective. What goes into the show's full-scale "re-creation" of Sherlock's imaginary headquarters at 221B Baker Street?

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 10/01/2013


Top Things To Do This Weekend: Sept 12-15

Pink Martini gets happy with a free concert, the TBA Festival kicks off with a new home, Portland Center Stage takes on its biggest show ever, and more to see you through the sunshine.

  • By Nathan Tucker and Portland Monthly Staff
  • Published 09/12/2013

Portland Pages

Slide Show: OMSI Gala 2013: 20 Years on the River

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) celebrated 20 years in its riverfront home

  • Published 06/06/2013


Slide Show: OMSI Gala 2013: 20 Years on the River

The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) celebrated 20 years in its riverfront home

  • Published 06/06/2013


How to Make a Mummy

And why that mummy might explode

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 06/03/2013


Slide Show: Ancient Oddities from OMSI's 'Mummies of the World'

Mummies of the World can be seen at OMSI from June 14 through September 28, but here's a first-look glimpse at the exhibition's stars.

  • Published 05/17/2013


Photographer George Steinmetz Takes Africa by Air

Watch this amazing aerial journey through Africa and then see the show in person at OMSI. Thru Aug 18.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/18/2013


Q&A: Kari Byron from MythBusters

OMSI's new exhibition let's you step into the fascinating and (theoretically) dangerous world of Discovery Channel's MythBusters.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 02/06/2013

Beaker Boon

Chemical Reaction

Want to unlock the mysteries of science? Start with a beer.

  • By Jonathan Fine
  • Published 05/19/2009
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