Chabot Space and Science Center
The so-called “transit of Venus” — when the planet Venus passes between the Earth and our sun — is expected to begin shortly after 3 p.m. when the planet will appear as a small black dot slowly moving across the sun.
Give those usual hangouts and same old routines a rest; this weekend is all about going off the beaten path in the East Bay.
Looking for an educational getaway for you or your family? These East Bay museums will entertain without breaking the bank.
More than 200 people gathered at the Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland Friday morning to watch the final launch of space shuttle Atlantis.
The Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland is hosting a viewing of the total lunar eclipse Monday night – and Bay Area residents are hoping clouds don’t obscure the rare event.