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A Better Miami: How volunteerism at Frost Science makes a difference

Posted on May 13th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

  Frost Science runs on the passion of people in the community who care about science and its impact on the future. Volunteers are a crucial part of that effort, and help us carry our vision for a better, more informed Miami. After more than ten years of volunteering at Frost Science, Heather McKinley Duncan […]

Science, expression and a first-place poem!

Posted on May 13th, 2016

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  By Mauricia Vasquez, College Advisor, UBMS One of the goals of the youth programs at Frost Science is to provide creative outlets that allow our students to express themselves in new and innovative ways about issues that matter to them. Sometimes that means learning code, sometimes that means learning to use recording equipment. To […]

The Cool Kids: on Earth Day, MUVE works with Miami-Dade students to bring trees, shade, and wildlife habitat to campuses

Posted on May 5th, 2016

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By Fernando Bretos, Frost Science Curator of Ecology & Director of Museum Volunteers for the Environment Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has empowered people around America to stand up for the planet. Now, almost 50 years later, the tradition has become global, with activities taking place over the entire month, and the entire world. […]

The Joys of Dirt: Young Patrons learn the ins and outs of urban gardening in Miami

Posted on May 5th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

Did you know that Miami has a wonderful urban farming scene, as well as a long growing season giving awesome potential for harvesting your own bounty? Last Sunday we invited our Young Patrons to learn more about the whole process by way of an edible gardening workshop and forging tour in partnership the Little River […]

A Loss for Frost Science and Miami

Posted on May 2nd, 2016

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By: MiaSci

It is with great sadness that we share the news that one of our esteemed colleagues, Sean Duran, passed away over the weekend. Sean joined Frost Science in 1999 as an exhibition designer, and eventually became our Vice President of Exhibition and Design, responsible for the overall look and feel of the museum, its branding and […]

Giving for Frost Science ramps up as Badia Spices donates $1 million to the capital campaign

Posted on May 2nd, 2016

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Badia Spices, the world’s leading Hispanic-owned spice manufacturer, has donated $1 million to the Frost Science capital campaign, joining other foundations and corporate partners, as well as many individual donors in their support of this public-private partnership. Badia’s generous gift marks their connection to Miami’s diverse population, as well as their ties to the Frost […]