Archive for the ‘Exhibits and Programs’ Category

How to make a museum: Some of the prototyping behind our new MeLaβ exhibition

Posted on April 26th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

As told by Science Curator, Lindsay Bartholomew As exhibit developers, our goal is to create an experience that is enjoyable, informative and inspirational for everyone. A big part of this process has involved prototyping and testing topics, game play and activities at events around the community, and then using that feedback to improve our ideas. Having […]

Mangrove Planting on Virginia Key with MUVE

Posted on April 22nd, 2016

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Frost Science to lead Code.org Professional Learning Programs in Miami

Posted on April 13th, 2016

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Frost Science has been selected as a Code.org Professional Learning Partner offering Code.org Professional Learning programs, giving South Florida teachers grades K through 12, and thus their students, greater exposure to computer science at a time when such studies are crucial for prosperity. We will be part of a nationwide network of partners providing quality […]

Exploring the Immersive Universe

Posted on April 6th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

By Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, Curator of Astronomy and Exhibition Developer at Frost Science: Technology is quickly making immersive environments, well, more immersive. One of the most interesting parts of my job with the Frost Planetarium is keeping up with the industry and bringing top-level advancements to Frost Science. During the week of March 16, I […]

APEX with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade

Posted on March 15th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

On February 16th, 2016, the education team at Frost Science led 20 afterschool teachers from the Boys and Girl’s Clubs of Miami-Dade in the second of two workshops focused on hands-on STEM education. The STEM workshop was based on our APEX Science program, a National Science Foundation Grant-funded curriculum that we’ve developed for students in […]

Frost Science Gets Hands-On at the Miami Mini Maker Faire

Posted on March 15th, 2016

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  The Miami Mini Maker Faire, held February 20 and 21, is a sort of show-and-tell for the maker movement in South Florida, and welcomes guests from around the world with a variety of exhibitions by local South Florida organizations. This year, Frost Science was there to showcase different ways art and science collide in […]