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Astronomy Day: Stargazing into the Future

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science reached for the stars once again with our annual Astronomy Day: Stargazing into the Future event, October 9-11, which invited visitors to look up and appreciate the wonders of the universe – and … Continue reading

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A Journey to Atlanta for the AAM National Program Committee

What happens when you overtake a city with 5,000 museum professionals with tons of ideas and the will to change the world? Every year, over 5,000 museum professionals from across the country come together for the American Alliance of Museums … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Dr. Judy Brown!

Dr. Judy Brown, Senior VP of Education at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, was awarded the 2014 Roy L. Shafer Leading Edge Awards for Exceptional Leadership during The Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) annual conference held in … Continue reading

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A Celebration of the International Day of Peace

The first International Day of Peace was declared by the United Nations General Assembly in 1981 and the theme of the 2014 commemoration was “Right of Peoples to Peace”. On September 21, 2014, Miami-Dade County commemorated the International Day of … Continue reading

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The Curious Vault 010: Aviation Innovation

Perhaps the defining moment of scouring through the Albert A. Green archive in the Curious Vault was found on the backside of a 8×10 photo depicting a small device that looks like a vintage keychain mixed with a fishing lure. … Continue reading

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Look out for Birds, and Contribute to the Breeding Bird Atlas!

Over the last few months, you may have seen birds in your yard carrying sticks or food to nearby trees. Or maybe you heard baby birds making lots of noise from the nest, begging for food. By now, most of … Continue reading

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MUVE Continues its Volunteer Summer Planting

On Saturday, August 23, volunteers planted over 1,600 seaoats and 250 wetland stabilizing plants at MUVE‘s habitat restoration site on Virginia Key North Point. #getmuving [View the story "Native Dune Habitat Restoration, August 23, 2014" on Storify]  

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Join Me in Alaska – LIVE!

If you haven’t already virtually followed me to Alaska, come and “join me” – LIVE – on the Lindsay in the Arctic blog! As Science Curator here at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, I am participating as … Continue reading

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Volunteer Summer Planting with MUVE

On August 8th, volunteers from Citizens for a Better South Florida, Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida and students from local schools joined MUVE to plant nearly 1,500 sea oats at #VirginiaKey North Point. [View the story “Native Dune Restoration 08-08-14″ … Continue reading

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We need your VOTE to win!

Vote Miami and help make a difference! We are very excited to announce that the Museum has been named one of 10 finalists for Lincoln’s Legacy Award worth $50,000. Presented by the Lincoln Financial Group, the Legacy Award was created … Continue reading

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