Monthly Archives: April 2014

Join the Celebration, In the Company of Women!

Women have been leaders and contributors in many of the fields and industries that make South Florida the unique and growing region that it is. Dr. Judy Brown is one of those women. Dr. Brown has led the Museum’s education … Continue reading

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Miami Ate at Miami Eats!

There is an art and a science to eating – first we need to grow it. Then we cook it (if needed). The next step is most everyone’s favorite – enjoying the food. But it’s not done yet. We need … Continue reading

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ECHOS Around the Country

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) conference took place in Boston this year in April, and more than 11,000 science educators from all over the country gathered for one of the largest national conferences on science education. The team leading the … Continue reading

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Miami Eats – Coming this Weekend!

Spice up your Saturday with deliciously healthy food and new moves at the 2nd Annual Miami Eats. Everyone is invited to share in the art and science of Miami’s food and fitness scene, while discovering how healthy and green choices … Continue reading

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Assessing the Museum’s Collection – Part 2

In the 63 years since the Museum opened, our Collection has continued to grow. It includes cultural, archaeological, and paleontological items that stretch across time and space, from thousands of years ago to the present day, and from South Florida … Continue reading

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ECHOS: Train the Trainer

The word “echo” conjures up thoughts of reverberating sounds and thoughts. At the Museum, ECHOS stands for Early Childhood Hands-On Science, but it also reflects the true meaning of the word, as recently, ECHOS team members Krista Kaiser and Ted … Continue reading

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What’s NEXT?

It can easily be argued that innovation is a necessity of life. Without new ideas, new technologies, new adaptations, and new improvements, we would not be able to better our lives or the world around us. At our event last weekend NEXT: … Continue reading

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Come to the Museum this Weekend for NEXT: From Nano to Macro, Innovation at Every Scale!

“If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.” Isaac Newton said this, referring to the process of scientific discovery. Questions lead to innovation. What comes next is more questions… After that comes the next great … Continue reading

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