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New Board Appointment

Posted on February 10th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science today announced that a new Board of Trustees has been appointed to replace the existing Board. The change in the Board’s composition was requested by its primary pledged donors, Patricia and Phillip Frost, in connection with their agreeing to provide the Museum a bridge loan to continue […]

Science Up Close: Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs

Posted on January 6th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

On Thursday, December 17, we partnered with Books & Books in Coral Gables to put on our popular Science Up Close series. This installment, “Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs,” featured New York Times bestselling author and professor, Dr. Lisa Randall. The evening began with a special flute performance by students from the University of Miami Frost School of […]

A new home for our Aldabra tortoises

Posted on January 6th, 2016

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By: MiaSci

  As we move to downtown Miami’s Museum Park, we found a new, nearby home for our beloved Charles and Sophia. Aldabra tortoises Charles and Sophia have been residents at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science since the early 1980s, charming guests with their mellow, sun-worshipping way of life. Often called “giant” tortoises, […]

The Junior Hearts Club at Heart Walk

Posted on December 8th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

Just before the Thanksgiving holiday, we here at Frost Science participated in the Miami-Dade Heart Walk, a special event created to raise money and awareness for combating heart disease, the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States. Developed by the American Heart Association, the event has been a staple […]

Frost Science Hosts Badgley Mischka in Honor of Venus Orbit

Posted on December 8th, 2015

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On Thursday, November 19, 2015, Saks Fifth Avenue Dadeland and the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science hosted designers Mark Badgley and James Mischka presenting their Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 Collections. The evening fete was hosted by Julia Rea Bianchi, Venus Orbit Chair, and Betty Lopez-Castro, Venus Orbit Philanthropic Chair in honor of […]

Frost Science Hosts World Climate Project Workshop, Pairing Local Students and Leading Experts

Posted on December 1st, 2015

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By: MiaSci

This weekend we will be hosting a World Climate Project workshop, one of 176 organizations worldwide hosting mock-UN climate negotiations for local students. Organized by Climate Interactive’s World Climate Project, the program runs in concurrence with the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) in Paris, France, which will be in the news all week. Our workshop […]