Marvel And NASA Team-Up With Times Square Discovery For AVENGERS S.T.A.T.I.O.N. Exhibit

Marvel has announced the world premiere of "Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N" (Scientific Training and Tactical Intelligence Operative Network), an interactive exhibit that will allow fans to join S.H.I.E.L.D. and also check out props The Avengers, including Loki's sceptre and the Tesseract! Read on for details...

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By Josh Wilding - 5/3/2014
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Discovery Times Square, in association with Victory Hill Exhibitions and Marvel Entertainment and in collaboration with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the National Academy of Sciences, announces the world premiere of Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. The highly anticipated new exhibition, based on the global box-office smash film franchise: Marvel's The Avengers, will premiere on May 23, 2014 at Discovery Times Square in New York City. Tickets are on sale now.

Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. (Scientific Training and Tactical Intelligence Operative Network) is a completely immersive, interactive exhibit experience that brings visitors into the world of The Avengers. Leading EdTech innovator Gamedesk created S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) based educational pathways for the exhibition, bringing to life the science behind Marvel Super Heroes and allows fans to participate in a simulated recruitment, as if they were being trained as agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Visitors of all ages are exclusively recruited to join S.H.I.E.L.D. and enter the official S.T.A.T.I.O.N. headquarters. Exhibition-goers are then taken deep into the Marvel Cinematic Universe where they will experience first-hand the vast array of intelligence files, classified studies, and experiments that explores the history and scientific origins of Marvel's The Avengers including Iron Man, The Hulk, Captain America, Thor, and others. Visitors will also be given unprecedented access to some of S.H.I.E.L.D.'s most highly guarded artifacts recovered after the Battle of New York such as Captain America's Birth Pod, the Tesseract Portal Device, Loki's Scepter, a hermetically sealed Chitauri and more.

NASA, the Science & Entertainment Exchange program of the National Academy of Sciences, Neuroverse, and Thwacke are all collaborating on Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. Exhibition visitors will map out the stars to find Asgard, learn to operate Iron Man's suit, witness the neurological effects of Bruce Banner's transformation into the Hulk, and physically test themselves against Captain America.

Discovery Times Square will be transformed into the Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. on May 23, 2014. Tickets are also currently available for purchase at the box office. For information on purchasing tickets for groups of more than 10 please call 855.266.5387.
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lexcorp - 5/3/2014, 4:02 AM
First lol
lexcorp - 5/3/2014, 4:03 AM
I did it final I can say first lol anyways this sounds interesting
AlexanderLykins - 5/3/2014, 4:15 AM
The MCU is doing some special things.
AlexanderLykins - 5/3/2014, 4:20 AM
It's cool to see the general audience/public is invested in the Avengers.
NoAssemblyReqd - 5/3/2014, 4:34 AM
Whisper "Hail Hydra" to all the STATION operatives.
Maxi91291 - 5/3/2014, 4:49 AM
Wow ... MS and MCU is a media/entertaiment giant ... Its great that they are making this ... I wish I could experience it
batz11 - 5/3/2014, 4:56 AM
Separated at birth?

Zelda - Pet Sematary


The Leader - The Incredible Hulk
marvel72 - 5/3/2014, 4:59 AM
would love to see the captain america birth pod.
Ace101 - 5/3/2014, 5:42 AM
Dammit when are marvel entertainment and the monks from shangri la gonna team up and do a Marvel school of mystical arts and badassery
Pasto - 5/3/2014, 6:02 AM
Technically Hydra is the one who has their hands on Cap's birth pod and the tesseract.
npamusic - 5/3/2014, 6:39 AM
Birthday Gift to me... Yes, I'm in.



npamusic - 5/3/2014, 6:44 AM
@Magnanimous whispers... S.W.O.R.D.
Pheezmatic - 5/3/2014, 6:45 AM
F*ck Yeah! I love mah city!



...now take my f*ckin money....
npamusic - 5/3/2014, 6:55 AM
@Pheez you live in NY? I live in NJ. Small world?
LIO - 5/3/2014, 8:22 AM
Cool, Maybe Disney think do this too.
GinjaNinja - 5/3/2014, 8:27 AM
What has marvel done? Made comic book supehero's part of pop culture thats what
CosmicLord - 5/3/2014, 9:13 AM
Sad I don't live in New York
DurtyTalynt - 5/3/2014, 9:33 AM
This is nuts! Go marvel
TelaVizion - 5/3/2014, 10:19 AM
Plan to first go the second week
Holmes - 5/3/2014, 10:56 AM

what i thought when i read station
UltimateHunt - 5/3/2014, 11:05 AM
i though they team up to sent Hulk out so we get planet hulk
Cartoon22 - 5/3/2014, 12:26 PM
Marvel > DC . Marvel just has better characters . A better movie studio . A cinematic universe !!! And run by Kevin Feige one of the best ! Marvel is making HISTORY! Make mine Marvel!
ScionStorm - 5/3/2014, 7:09 PM
Secret HYDRA recruitment facility! Calling it now.
BlindJustice - 5/3/2014, 8:02 PM
Marvel with the ultimate takeover. This is just pure awesomeness.

Your move, DC.
MightyZeus - 5/3/2014, 9:32 PM
Sounds awesome.

Seem's like Marvel is seeping into everything.
mgeoff88 - 5/3/2014, 9:41 PM
This sounds awesome! If I was in New York, I would check out this exhibit.

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