Archive for the ‘Exhibits and Programs’ Category

3rd Annual Miami Underwater Festival – Our First Event on Knight Plaza!

Posted on June 18th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

Miami is all about water. We are surrounded by it, with the Everglades, the Caribbean, and the Atlantic bordering Miami on three sides. People visit our city to not only see the water, but to get in the water – and if they’re very lucky, they might just get to see what’s happening under the […]

Museum Team in South Africa

Posted on May 30th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

There is amazing talent, resources and technology all over the world, including right here at home in Miami. But sometimes, to find the best at a particular skill, you have to travel a little ways. Senior Museum staff recently traveled to South Africa to meet with a consortium of three firms selected for a major […]

Boulders of Coral – 60 Tons!

Posted on March 14th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science recently received a donation fo quarried coral rock to be used in the new Museum’s live coral exhibit.  The large boulders weighing anywhere from 1-3 tons each will be stacked to create a natural coral rock base to which the live coral colonies that we are currently […]

An Indoor River of Grass

Posted on July 8th, 2013

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By: MiaSci

Many people mistakenly refer to Florida’s Everglades as a swamp, when it is actually an incredibly wide, shallow, and slow-moving river – which has earned it the nickname “River of Grass.” It is a spectacular sight to see, but visitors to the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science will also be able to explore […]

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science Groundbreaking Attracts Wide Media Attention

Posted on February 27th, 2012

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By: MiaSci

Last week was the official groundbreaking of the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science in Museum Park. Over 300 people and dozens of media attended this very special event. So far, the news is attracting wide attention with high-level media coverage throughout the region, including articles in: The Miami Herald, The Huffington Post, […]

Miami Science Museum’s Galaxy Gala & Big Bang Events Were an “Out of This World” Experience

Posted on February 27th, 2012

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A record-breaking 800 of Miami’s science-savvy socialites gathered in support of the Miami Science Museum’s annual Galaxy Gala & Big Bang events on Saturday, February 18th, to kickoff a weeklong celebration of groundbreaking festivities for the new waterfront museum project.  The museum’s signature events, held at the JW Marriott Marquis & Hotel Beaux Arts in […]