Archive for the ‘Building Design’ Category

The Making of MeLaß

Posted on September 6th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

Welcome to ONSITE, our regular blog and video series giving you a peek into the construction progress at our new museum site in downtown Miami. This month, we feature Vice President of Content Development and Programs, Jen Santer, as she leads you into one of our most exciting new exhibitions, MeLaß, which explores how daily choices […]

Frost Science and Sky-Skan to Bring Outer Space to Life

Posted on August 18th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

One of the goals of the Frost Planetarium is to sweep you away to far-off galaxies and immerse you in the beautiful and educational details of other worlds. The experience needs to be believable and transportive. That means we rely on leading-edge technology to succeed. With that in mind, we are pleased to announce that […]

Keeping up with Frost Science: ONSITE video on the inner workings of the Frost Planetarium

Posted on May 18th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

  Have you been to one of our onsite tours yet? If not, we’ve created an ONSITE video series to take you onto the construction site for a closer look at how the museum is coming along. This month’s installment focuses on the soon-to-be awesome Frost Planetarium, and is hosted by Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, the […]

We’re Almost There

Posted on November 20th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

In the last few months our new site has really taken shape, revealing a museum we’ve envisioned all along. As told by Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, curator of astronomy and exhibition developer, at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science: I remember when I joined the team developing the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science […]

Precast panels are going up!

Posted on August 29th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

Construction on our new facility in downtown Miami’s Museum Park is well underway. Things are always happening at the construction site, with a continuous number of milestones, both big and small. Over the past few days, the Museum has begun the precast process on the exterior of the building, a significant and visual phase of […]

Missile Test

Posted on June 24th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

When building a science museum, you of course plan for what kind of science exhibits you will develop for the inside of the building. But it is important to remember that science affects the outside of the building too, in the form of rain, wind and even hurricanes. To help prepare for this, all the […]