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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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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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