Archive for September, 2012

Illuminating the Planetarium

Posted on September 27th, 2012

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By: MiaSci

When the new Museum is completed, external illumination of the planetarium sphere will make it a sight to be seen, day or night. Last week, Museum staff met with a team from Electrosonic, and braved lightning, thunder, and rain to test out the projection equipment that will illuminate the planetarium’s exterior after sunset. The team […]

Construction: Method in Madness

Posted on September 21st, 2012

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By: MiaSci

Construction is continuing at the site for the new Patricia and Philip Frost Museum of Science. Even though much of it is underground at this stage, amazing things are happening. So, for those of us who look at construction sites and see what looks like madness, here is your first lesson in the method behind […]