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Kevin Mitnick poses at an undisclosed location in this undated photo released to the press on Aug. 11, 2011.  Mitnick wrote "Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker." Photographer: Jari Tomminen/Hachette Book Group via Bloomberg
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World’s Most Famous Hacker to Headline Science Center’s Annual Benefit

former FBI Most Wanted criminal will headline the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium’s annual benefit, “The Science of Invisibility: An Evening with Kevin Mitnick.” The event will take place April 4th, 2018, at 7 p.m. at the Circle Dining Room at The Breakers in Palm Beach.   The notorious hacker says he invaded nearly […]

Museum of Discovery and Science will provide free exhibit admission for Marjorie Stoneman Douglas Families through February 18, 2018

Museum of Discovery and Science will provide free exhibit admission for Marjorie Stoneman Douglas Families through February 18, 2018

From now until Sunday, February 18, families who were affected by the terrible events at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School can spend a day of discovery exploring hundreds of interactive exhibits. Visitors can take a ride on the Everglades Airboat Adventure, experience hurricane force winds in the Storm Center, dig for fossils alongside a giant […]

Museum of Discovery and Science and Other Florida Science Centers & Museums Advocate for STEM Education on STEM Day at the Florida Capitol – Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Museum of Discovery and Science and Other Florida Science Centers & Museums Advocate for STEM Education on STEM Day at the Florida Capitol – Tuesday, February 13, 2018

On Tuesday, February 13, 2018 the Museum of Discovery and Science, in addition to leaders from science centers and museums from around the state, join Orlando Science Center and the Motorola Solutions Foundation for a press conference at 11 a.m. to launch the 2018 STEM Day at the Florida Capitol. This event is a showcase […]

Learn about the Science of Chocolate

Learn about the Science of Chocolate

On Saturday, February 10, from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., the South Florida Science Center is holding their 13th Annual Science of Chocolate. Guests will experience how chocolate is made, learn the chemical properties of the sweet treat, and discover the potential health benefits. A never-ending chocolate fountain will be a delicious treat for everyone. […]

Max Planck Florida Inspires the Pursuit of Science with a Special Presentation at Jupiter HS

Max Planck Florida Inspires the Pursuit of Science with a Special Presentation at Jupiter HS

Recently, the Jupiter High School auditorium was filled with students, and community members alike, for a guest lecture by Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) scientist, Dr. Paul Evans. The special presentation was part of the 13th season of the widely popular “Meet the Scientist Lecture Series.” MPFI partnered with the Taras Oceanographic Foundation, […]

Calling all Hackers! Hackathon at the Science Center to Benefit PBC School District

Calling all Hackers! Hackathon at the Science Center to Benefit PBC School District

The Palm Beach Tech Association and the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium are teaming up to host the 2nd  Annual Palm Beach Tech Hackathon, a three-day event where teams will create a project to be presented to a panel of distinguished judges. The goal is to advance coding technical proficiency and enhance job prospects […]