Posts Tagged ‘Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science’

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 […]

You Might Have Been Our Guinea Pig: How we studied guests to hone better Sea Lab exhibits

Posted on September 30th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

As we move from our now-closed Coconut Grove location to the new Frost Science in downtown Miami’s Museum Park, we want to improve our exhibit experience. To do that, we used the month of August in our old location to test a few new exhibit formats and see how guests responded. To conduct our experiment, we exposed randomly selected […]

Forces of Flight

Posted on September 30th, 2015

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As told by Dr. Jorge Perez-Gallego, curator of astronomy and exhibition developer, at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science: I write this as I wait to board a Boeing 747 at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. This majestic, four-engine, wide-body aircraft will take me and about 400 other passengers to Hawaii within a nine-hour flight. […]

The 13th Annual Galaxy Gala and Big Bang After Party Raises Over $1 Million

Posted on May 12th, 2015

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Over 1,200 of South Florida’s ‘brightest stars’ gathered at the Hilton Miami Downtown on the evening of Saturday, April 18 to raise over $1 million at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science’s stellar 13th Annual Galaxy Gala, themed “Aqua Lumière.” Since its inception, the Galaxy Gala has helped raise funds for the development of […]

Guest Post: Shelly Dimitrijevic, Galaxy Gala Co-Chair

Posted on April 14th, 2015

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The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science will host its stellar 13th Annual Galaxy Gala: Aqua Lumiere on Saturday, April 18, at Hilton Miami Downtown. Since its inception, the Galaxy Gala has helped raise funds for and highlight the development of the new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science, a world-class, state-of-the-art facility […]

Patricia and Phillip Frost Gift $10 Million to Planetarium

Posted on March 9th, 2015

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The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science announced today that it has received an additional $10 million gift from Patricia and Phillip Frost to name the new Museum’s state-of-the-art Planetarium. Longtime supporters of South Florida’s arts and culture, Patricia and Phillip Frost had previously gifted a $35 million donation to name the Museum, which […]