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Out & About with Frost Science: Anne Kolb Nature Center

Last weekend, the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science ventured north to Broward County’s Anne Kolb Nature Center with our “Science Treehouse” family day event. Anne Kolb Nature Center comprises a 1,500 acre coastal mangrove/wetland ecosystem in the heart … Continue reading

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A Cuban Research Expedition Begins

As told by Fernando Bretos, Curator of Ecology and Field Conservation at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science: Was this my 80th trip to Cuba? Or my 90th? Tough to tell after so many visits to this island located only … Continue reading

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Frost Science Receives Wells Fargo Clean Technology and Innovation Grant

Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science today received a philanthropic grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation as part of a $4.5 million Wells Fargo Clean Technology and Innovation program supporting technology advancements for a clean energy future. “We are … Continue reading

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New Wildlife Center Exhibits: Green Garden & Burrowing Owls

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science recently unveiled two new, exciting exhibits in our outdoor Batchelor Wildlife Center. The new energy playground garden is a small sneak peek of some of the possible vegetation that will be in … Continue reading

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“South Florida Birds and Gardens” Photography Exhibit Now on Display

Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science is proud to host “South Florida Birds and Gardens,” an exhibit of images from photographer, author and conservation biologist Kirsten Hines. The photographs are taken from her two books, Attracting Birds to South … Continue reading

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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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