Posts Tagged ‘Ted Caplow’

Frost Science and CappSci Announce $1 Million Prize Program

Posted on February 19th, 2015

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By: MiaSci

Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science and CappSci announced today a series of annual prize contests to develop innovative solutions in the health and environmental sectors. Two separate prizes will be offered in 2015: one for the best invention to restore coral reefs and one for the best invention to help people reduce their […]

Museum Receives $1 Million Gift from Dr. Ted Caplow

Posted on December 11th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science has been gifted $1 million from Dr. Ted Caplow, CEO of Caplow Applied Science (CappSci), to support the Innovation Center, currently under construction as part of the new museum facility at Museum Park. Dr. Caplow’s gift serves as the first for the Museum’s Innovation Center, the five-floor […]

MiaSci Gets Back to Its Roots

Posted on November 9th, 2011

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By: MiaSci

The land the Museum is currently on was once part of the Vizcaya estate. In the early 1900s, before the Museum was constructed, the estate utilized the land to grow fruit and vegetables, including oranges, mangoes, kumquats, beans, cabbage, potatoes, onions and tomatoes. Nearby, chickens, turkeys, ducks, guineas and cows were raised for dairy and […]