The Planetarium Science Center (PSC) is an ideal place to enjoy a day of fun learning. It is an independent non-profit educational foundation dedicated to increasing the public's awareness, interest, and understanding of science and technology through entertainment.
The PSC launched the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) in Egypt in 2006, the Science Festivity in 2008, and the Intel Bibliotheca Alexandrina Science and Engineering Fair (Intel BASEF) in 2010. The PSC hosted the Secretariat Office of the North Africa and Middle East Network of Science Centers (NAMES) in 2006. In 2008, the PSC launched the Electronic Resource Center’s website and produced the new planetarium show Sky of Alexandria, which was the first of its kind to be produced entirely in Africa and the Middle East. In 2010, in collaboration with the PSC, CULTNAT produced Astronomical Myths, the first Egyptian full-dome movie for planetarium display. In 2009, the PSC won two silver medals at the International Environmental Project Olympiad (INEPO) held in Istanbul, Turkey. In the same year, the PSC won numerous awards at the Intel Science Competition in the Arab World (ISC Arab): third prize in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering and second and fourth prize in Environmental Management. The BA received the Judges Award for Best Robot Design and Best Solution at the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) World Festival held in 2008 and 2009 in the USA. PSC participants won numerous prizes at the Arab Intel 2010 Competition.
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Address: P.O. Box 138 - Chatby, Alexandria 21526