Students explore an exhibit on resonance

Mission of LIGO-SEC

LIGO's Science Education Center seeks to inspire the next generation of scientists & the scientist in every one of us!

We attempt to do this by:

  • Exposing visitors to a cutting edge, world-class scientific research facility.
  • Encouraging visitor interactions with scientists.
  • Making science concepts more accessible via hands-on & minds-on programs and exhibits


Bubble exhibit

Students explore a bubble exhibit