Roper Mountain Science Center can serve alcohol at private events

Greenville County Schools funds only a portion of the center’s budget — the rest of Roper Mountain’s funding comes through fundraisers and donors.

Board members consider letting Roper Mountain Science Center serve alcohol at private events

Roper Mountain Science Center could start allowing alcohol to be served at…

BMW Charity Pro-Am announces 2019 tournament details

The BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation announced details regarding its…

A bite out of time: Dinosaurs roar back to life at Upcountry History Museum

The museum’s newest exhibit aims to transport visitors back to the Cretaceous Period, allowing them to explore dinosaur habitats — and the various creatures who populated them.

Roper Mountain’s new exhibit will bring dinosaurs ‘back to life’

Dinosaurs may be extinct, but the center is working to resurrect the prehistoric giants.

Greenville Zoo, Roper Mountain to study animal behavior during eclipse

Humans may not be the only species affected during the upcoming total solar eclipse.

School district approves tax hike for building projects

Greenville County Schools will be building some new schools and county taxpayers will see their bills go up to pay for them.

Enrollment growth slows but Greenville County Schools plan $130M for renovations, $123.6M for new schools

A slowdown in student enrollment growth has caused Greenville County Schools to delay building a new middle school and several elementary and middle school additions. But the conversion of Rudolph Gordon Elementary to a K-8 school is still planned for 2018, and a new Fountain Inn High School and addition to Summit Drive Elementary are still expected to open in 2021-22, according to the school district’s updated long-range facilities plan.

Butterfly Adventure returns to Roper Mountain Science Center

The exhibit allows guests to interact with hundreds of butterflies as they flutter and soar throughout the Fred W. Symmes Tropical Rainforest.

Roper Mountain’s Forgotten History

Much of the science center’s past has been largely forgotten by the public at large. This is the story of those lost years.

Upgraded planetarium reopens at Roper Mountain Science Center

The stars are twinkling again at Greenville’s Roper Mountain Science Center.

What’s Happening This Weekend: Nov. 11–13

Every Thursday, we give you a list of 10 events happening this weekend in the Upstate.

Sharing the joy of science

Teaching kids how to let their curiosity overcome fear in exploring the…

The week in pictures: 1/7/11

Hanging out in downtown GreenvilleSouthside Christian School students visit Roper Mountain Science…