Monthly Archives: July 2014

MUVE and Wells Fargo #GreenTeam ‘Team Up’ at Virginia Key

On Saturday, July 12, Wells Fargo attended a Museum Volunteers for the Environment (MUVE) habitat restoration event and presented the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science with a $74,542 grant award through its Environmental Solutions for Communities grant program. … Continue reading

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Great Horned Owls Now at the Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center

Birds of prey have predators too (including humans), and they too can get get sick, injured and orphaned. But the human team at the Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science is … Continue reading

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It’s Preschool Science Time!

Young visitors to the Museum’s Discovery Room are now treated to a brand new Busy Bee Puppet Story with sing-a-long songs, and the chance to join a hands-on activity to make their own model of a bee. We have a … Continue reading

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Feathers to the Stars Summer Camp – Register Now!

Summer Camp – Feathers to the Stars! Register Now! July 28 – August 1 Grades 4 – 8 Have you ever thought about ancient humans, gazing up at birds, perhaps imagining what it might be like to fly? How did … Continue reading

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MUVE-ing Along

On July 11th, volunteers from Miami Dade College’s Earth Ethics Institute, Citizens for a Better South Florida, and Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay Campus Summer Camp planted nearly 3,000 sea oats at #VirginiaKey North Point. [View the story “MUVE Volunteer … Continue reading

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‘Expedition: Arctic!’ Mini-Exhibit Now on Display

Did you know the Museum recently participated in an international Arctic expedition to better understand climate processes in the Polar Region? In August-September 2013, the Museum’s Science Curator, Lindsay Bartholomew, joined a team of scientists aboard the Russian research vessel, … Continue reading

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‘Under the Sea’ Exhibit Now on Display

Undersea photography shows us unique views of our own world, but sometimes it seems as if we are seeing something entirely otherworldly. To honor the skill and artistry of amateur photographers who show us our watery world as we’ve never … Continue reading

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Curious Vault Collaborations 001

Art and science tend to be separated in people’s minds. They are separate classroom subjects. They are (usually) housed in separate museums. One is expression, and the other is understanding. But if art is all about experimenting with the expression … Continue reading

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Volunteers Plant 4,000 Native Plants on Virginia Key

On Saturday, June 27th, students from the Miami-Dade College Earth Ethics Institute and campers from Kreative Motion Summer Camp joined MUVE and other local volunteers to plant native dune plants on Virginia Key’s North Point. By the end of the … Continue reading

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