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Frost Science in ASTC Dimensions

Lindsay J. Bartholomew, science curator at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, was recently published in the November/December “Reconstructing STEM in Our Schools” issue of Dimensions, the bimonthly magazine of the The Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC). Read the … Continue reading

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The Story of Peregrine 686

Earlier this year, the Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center hospital was full of baby birds from all over Miami-Dade County. Now that the seasons are changing, the babies are grown and our hospital is seeing birds from farther afield. … Continue reading

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The Curious Vault 011: Platypus

The platypus is fascinating. It is both cute and magically bizarre in a fashion typically only reserved for fairy tales and myth. With so many different anatomical anomalies—the duckbilled, beaver tailed, otter footed, egg laying, and poison spur bearing mammal— … Continue reading

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Kevin Arrow Receives Knight Arts Challenge South Florida Grant

Congratulations to Kevin Arrow, the Museum’s Art & Collection Manager, one of 47 recipients of a grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, as part of its Knight Arts Challenge South Florida! The $15,000 grant Kevin received will … Continue reading

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Project Kickoff – Jamaica Visits Miami!

Day 1: November 6, 2014 Getting up at 4am to get to the airport is not a welcomed experience after less than 5 hours sleep, but after many overseas trips on our own, we were excited to be traveling together … Continue reading

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Chelle King Receives Audubon & Toyota Conservation Fellowship

Toyota and the National Audubon Society today announced that a Toyota TogetherGreen Fellowship award will be given to Miami-based Chelle King, MUVE Social Action & Restoration Coordinator at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science. Museum Volunteers for the … Continue reading

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Give Miami Day – November 20

Support the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science on Give Miami Day. This unique, 24 hour online giving event organized by The Miami Foundation allows individuals the opportunity to build a greater Miami by making charitable gifts to local … Continue reading

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Project Kickoff – Off to Jamaica!

What a short flight that was. My colleague Lindsay Bartholomew and I must have been in the air for all of an hour. But touching down in Kingston’s Norman Manley Airport made us feel worlds away. Lush green mountains suddenly … Continue reading

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Dr. Judy Brown Congratulatory Luncheon

On Saturday, November 8, 2014, the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science hosted a celebration in honor of Senior VP of Education Dr. Judy Brown. Dr. Brown was recently selected as a recipient of the 2014 Roy L. Shafer … Continue reading

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The History of Virginia Key

In the soft pre-dawn light of a South Florida sunrise, a loggerhead turtle ambles up a beach lined with sea oats. After searching for the perfect spot, she uses her large fins to dig a hole in the sand, then … Continue reading

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